Before the opening of trading on Tuesday, August 30, the Russian market was moderately positive external background. On Monday the U.S. indices DJIA and S&P500 up 0.5-0.6% on good statistics on revenues and expenses of the population in July and decrease worries about the fed rate hike. According to The Wall Street Journal, on the one hand, the opportunity of a speedy increase in the cost of credit in the US is less concerned about the overall market, on the other hand, with this option, the financial sector had the best session in a few weeks – investors are expected to improve net interest margin.
On Tuesday most of the major country indices in the Asia-Pacific region, excluding Japan’s Nikkei 225, rose on average to within 0.5% after the U.S. market. The Nikkei 225 ended the week with a decrease of 0.1% in the correction after a 2% rise on Monday.