22.05.2022
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Trading results: only the ruble shows promise

Results of the third trading session on the stock market: activity drops noticeably According to the results of yesterday’s session, the Moscow Exchange Index fell by 2.2%, to 2430 p., For a week (three trading sessions), the indicator retreated by 5.7%. In general, since the opening of the stock exchange last week, trading parameters continue […]

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The peak of geopolitical tensions may have been left behind

Geopolitical tensions were back in the spotlight last week. The risks of additional export sanctions against Russia continue to rise, although no consensus on an oil embargo has been reached, despite initiatives to accelerate Europe’s de-reliance on Russian gas and oil imports. German Chancellor Olaf Scholz opposes the oil embargo, seeks to reduce Russian gas […]

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The best hedge against rising energy prices 03/31/2022

The highest oil and fuel prices since 2008, due to the military conflict in Ukraine, have led to record inflows of speculators’ funds into commodity assets and stocks of major commodity companies. In our view, this trend is approaching peak levels, going against the generally accepted practice of investing in ESG companies aiming at reaching […]

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Revival of the local capital market 31.03.2022

Yesterday, the stock market added 4.3%, the second increase in five trading sessions. As a result, since the opening on March 24, the market has won back part of the losses and is still declining by 2.5%. At the same time, liquidity remains low, no more than 40 billion rubles a day. The main purchases […]

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Change in the % rate on the balance on 03/31/2022

= $newDetail[‘spikers’] ?> From April 01, 2022, ITI Capital accrues 15% per annum in rubles and 2% per annum in dollars on the cash balance available for withdrawal on the brokerage account. Also, interest on the balance ceases to accrue under IIA agreements. The most important: Interest is calculated daily. Each individual client […]

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New version of the SMARTx trading terminal 04/01/2022

= $newDetail[‘spikers’] ?> On March 30, 2022, ITI Capital released version 5.8.826 of the SMARTx trading terminal, in which our specialists improved the functionality and fixed bugs: Strengthened the connection encryption algorithm; Changed the order of connection to trade servers (replaced the concepts of “Main” and “Reserve” server); Added support for trading […]

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attractive features in high-quality names 04/01/2022

The long-awaited opening of the market. On Monday, March 28, after a break that lasted more than a month, trading in corporate ruble bonds resumed on the Moscow Exchange. Since the sovereign securities market opened a week earlier, OFZs have already managed to find a new equilibrium position, thus setting a benchmark for the rest […]

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Short-term idea to buy?! 04/05/2022

Yesterday, a landmark event took place in the US market – shares of Twitter (the 15th largest social platform in the world, the number of users of which exceeds 463 million per month) jumped by 27% (the maximum change in the value of a share in one day) after the news that Elon Musk purchased […]

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And again the risk of default!?

The US Treasury on April 4 blocked payments from the Russian government to holders of the country’s sovereign bonds, Reuters reported. On Monday, April 4, $552 million of outstanding debt on the Russia-2022 bonds and $84 million of the coupon on the Russia-2042 bonds were due. Whether these payments will be processed/carried out is a […]

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growth acceleration and next stop 04/11/2022

The right question in the current situation is not why the ruble was strengthening – it was clear from the beginning, but why the growth of the Russian currency has accelerated recently. Last week, the ruble strengthened against the dollar by 10%. As a result, from the peak value of March 7 (>₽140/$), the Russian […]

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