Convert Russian Ruble to Swiss Franc

100 Russian Ruble (RUB) = 1.75 Swiss Franc (CHF)

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 3:38 PM

100 RUB =
1.75 CHF

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RUB – Russian ruble

The Russian ruble (symbol: ₽; currency code: RUB) is the official currency of Russia. One (1) ruble is equal to one hundred (100) kopeks.

The ruble is issued by the Central Bank of Russia.

Background
The ruble was initially a unit of currency during the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union. It has served as Russian currency for approximately 500 years.


CHF – Swiss franc

The franc (symbol: CHF; currency code: CHF) is the official currency of Switzerland and Liechtenstein. One (1) franc is subdivided into one hundred (100) units, with one hundredth of a franc called a rappen (German), centime (French), centesimo (Italian) and rap (Romansh).

Historically, the Swiss franc is regarded as a safe-haven currency with almost no inflation. It is often used as a global reserve currency and is the sixth most traded currency in the world.

Background
Prior to 1798, approximately 860 different coins were in circulation in Switzerland. The Helvetic Republic introduced a currency based on the Berne thaler in 1798, which lasted until the end of the Helvetic Republic in 1803. The franc was introduced as the monetary unit of Switzerland following the first Federal Coinage Act in 1850 and replaced the different currencies of the Swiss cantons.