Moscow shares rise after Ukraine peace talks start
MOSCOW, Sept 5
MOSCOW, Sept 5 (Reuters) - Moscow shares rose on Friday afternoon on news that talks aimed at achieving a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine had started in Minsk.
At 1105 GMT the dollar-denominated RTS index was up 0.7 percent on the day at 1,250 points, while the rouble-based MICEX was up 0.5 percent at 1,464 points, both up from around 0.2 percent gains seen before the meeting. (Reporting By Lidia Kelly, writing by Jason Bush)