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ROUBLE. The name of a coin. The rouble of Russia, as money of account, is deemed and taken at the custom-house, to be of the value of seventy-five cents. Act March 3, 1843.

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The bump in the ruble coincided with improvements in oil prices, with the international oil benchmark Brent crude gaining 2.
Some firms have even had to sell rubles to get their hands on foreign currencies and that's put further pressure on the ruble.
Furthermore, the loss of value of ruble, in combination with the iPhone 6 price increment signifies that the Apple device is now roughly 70 percent more expensive than in November.
MOSCOW: Sternly warning the West it cannot defang the metaphorical Russian bear, a confident-looking President Vladimir Putin promised Thursday to shore up the plummeting ruble and revive the economy within two years.
The ruble also hit an all-time low against the euro of 68.
After the financial crisis of 2008, with funding cut off from Europe and the United States and the ruble weakened by a global and Russian monetary policy, the ruble bond market became a primary source of much-needed liquidity.
After all, memories of the traumatic August 1998 ruble devaluation/default, the 2008 plunge after the Lehman failure/war with Georgia and volatile Kremlin politics/high correlation to oil prices make the Russian ruble one of the world's least loved petrocurrencies.
A specialist on twentieth-century Russia whose earlier volumes treated Leningrad during the Soviet period and Yaroslavl thereafter, Ruble here situates late imperial Moscow in relation to contemporary cities outside Russia with which, he argues, it shared important similarities that transcended national differences.
Carrying a bag of money, the guard was walking past the store's McDonald's counter, nearing the front door, when a man later identified as Sims approached him and demanded the money, Ruble said.
This relates to Ukraine's motives for remaining in the ruble area during 1992.
On Monday, the Russian central bank allowed the ruble to move as low as 9.
CME Russian ruble futures and options will be the first ruble contracts available on an exchange outside of Russia, and will be the first Eastern European products traded on the Merc.