Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange

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Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange (MICEX)

Established in 1992, the most liquid and best organized financial exchange in Russia.

Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange

One of the largest stock exchanges in Russia. The MICEX trades stocks, bonds, currencies, and derivatives in more than 600 publicly-traded companies with a market capitalization of tens of trillions of rubles. Tracing its roots to before the fall of the Soviet Union, MICEX quoted official exchange rates on behalf of the Bank of Russia until 1992. Among its largest companies by market capitalization is Gazprom, which has a large role in the global oil and gas industries.
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Petersburg Economic Forum added freshness to the internal corporate background, but the amount of trading volume is not affected too much, and so on MICEX index is not too much affected.
MICEX consists of about 550 participating organizations and members, which do trading for their clients.
OJSC MICEX-RTS and CJSC MICEX Stock Exchange act as trading organizers within the Group.
Otherwise, the MICEX index will continue to go down to the area of 1310 points, as now, even in the case of growth of the MICEX index to 1380 points immediately change the mood of investors fail due to lack of topping signals.
After reorganization MICEX SH became NDC's universal successor with regard to its rights and obligations.
The company's shareholders decided to reorganize NDC following its accession to MICEX SH.
MOSCOW, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Depository Center (NDC), Russia's only settlement depository servicing the full range of debt and equity securities of Russian issuers, announced today that starting 15 June 2009 NDC and MICEX Settlement House (MICEX SH) began offering a new service to settle transactions on a Delivery Versus Payment (DVP) basis using NDC and MICEX SH accounts with Euroclear Bank, the international central securities depository.
9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mechel OAO , one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces inclusion of its ordinary registered book-entry shares on MICEX quotation list V.
The MICEX index has started to fall from the upper end of the uptrend.
Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces inclusion of its ordinary registered book-entry shares on MICEX quotation list V.
Alexander Roslavtsev, CFO, commented: "Admittance for trading on MICEX is an important step in our strategy to enhance the liquidity of our stock.
The MICEX index stands at the upper end of the uptrend.