The price of the futures contract for Brent crude with the delivery in August amounted to $50.07 per barrel at ICE in London, returning to the level of June 13, 2016, according to the trading data.

Amid the growth of oil price the ruble strengthened against the dollar on the Moscow Exchange by 1.14% to 64.1 rubles. The rubles strengthened against the euro by 0.48% at 72.76 rubles.