Greek factor has no significant impact on situation on Russian currency market — official

Greek factor did not make a significant impact on the situation on Russian currency market, an official with the Central Bank told TASS.

Greek factor did not make a significant impact on the situation on Russian currency market, an official with the Central Bank told TASS.

"The ruble rate dynamics was influenced by oil prices fluctuations, where the news from China and anticipation of signing an agreement with Iran were the main factors," - the official said.

Earlier the Central Bank marked a limited impact of the situation in Greece on Russian markets and bank.

On Monday, the summit of the eurozone reached agreement on the third aid program for Greece.

The third international package of macro-financial aid to Greece will be up to €90 billion for three years. In its turn, Greece promised to carry out reforms, which actually imply austerity measures.

Greece also committed to transfer its state assets for the sum of €50 bln to a special fund managed by the creditors. This fund may be directly used to finance the aid program or to guarantee loans.

First published by TASS.

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