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    2018 World Cup Commemorative Note Unveiled in Russia

    Several features make this banknote the first of its kind for Russia.

    ...R FOREIGN CURRENCY     In honor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Russia has designed a commemorative 100-ruble banknote. A lot of additional work goes into planning a commemorative note in comparison to a common banknote in circulati...

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    Russia Enforces Stricter Currency Exchange Rules

    The Central Bank of Russia has implemented a new rule for foreign exchange.

    ...ge rules for everyone in the country. Effective Sunday, December 27 the buy and sell of anything above the amount of 15,000 rubles, which is about $207 U.S. dollars as of December 29 will now require customer identification and the bank to fill in a fo...

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    What Impact Does China Have On Other Currencies

    The Chinese Yuan devaluation is shocking. Check out which foreign currencies are being hit hardest.

    ...by slowdown in Chinese growth, which would cause a reduction in the demand for commodities by the Asian giant. Russia's ruble fell to seven month lows hit by the drop in crude prices, down 2.6% amid the broader selloff. And has collapsed 3% to trad...

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    Russia Stops Foreign Currency Purchases In Push For Relief

    Russia’s central bank halted purchases of foreign currency. Here's what you need to know.

    ...djusting the volume of purchases," the central bank said in an e-mailed statement. The central bank, which allowed the ruble to trade freely last year, has bought about $10 billion since resuming currency purchases on May 13. The Bank of Russi...

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