The Bank of Russia announced that the trading band for ruble vs. US dollar and euro (USD 0.55, EUR 0.45) was shifted 5 kopecks up.
The new band as of December 16 is RUB 32.9 - RUB 39.9.
It will be recalled that the Bank of Russia shifted the dual currency band for the ruble on December 11, 9, 4, November 26, 21, 18, 13, 11, and 5. Also, the Central Bank raised the currency rate limits once in October, three times in September, and six times in August