Moscow Exchange releases indices annual review 2016, reports gains in most key sectors

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Moscow Exchange (MOEX) just announced its indices annual review for 2016.

In 2016, the MICEX Index was up 26.76% to 2,232.72 (from 1,761.36 on 30 December 2015), while the dollar-denominated RTS Index rose 52.22% to 1,152.33 (from 757.04).

The dollar depreciated 16.87% against the rouble.

Volatility decreased, with the Russian Volatility Index falling 26.94% to 26.47 (from 36.23).

Most key sectors made gains. The largest upturn was in Transport, the sector index of which rose 117.31%. Electric Utilities and Metals and Mining climbed a respective 110.07% and 46.33%. The largest fall in
Consumer goods and retail is 0.33%.

The MICEX Innovation Index rose 25.56% to 386.92 (from 308.15).

The Blue Chip Index increased 26.63% to 14,736.86 (from 11,637.91).

The Second Tier Index appreciated 73.24% to 6.087,67 (from 3,513.99). The Broad Market Index gained 27.70% to 1,588.33 (from 1,243.84).

For more detailed report on MOEX indices, click here.

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