Updated at 23:19,25-10-2016

The test trades showed dollar rate at Br 9800

The additional test trading session holding on Thursday at FX market showed the rate 9800 rubes per dollar.

The defined rate is mostly the informational one, but certainly it will influence the "black market" exchange rate.

The trades began with the silence minute for the dead hockey players of Lokomotiv Yaroslavl, reports Nasha Niva.

The opening date of the full additional trading session is not officially defined yet, but the most likely it is September 15.