CoinWeek News Wire for September 15, 2017: Cash or Credit, Company...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 15, 2017: Brain Food 1.) Why the world has so many Guineas As colonisers carved up the continent, many...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 1, 2017: Fake Gold, Fake Coins,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 1, 2017: Brain Food 1.) Scrooge McDuck and Switzerland For almost 400 years, kreuzers were probably the most important...

THE UNDERCOVER COLLECTIBLE – 50 YEARS OF SMALL-SIZED $1 FEDERAL RESERVE...

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Why be sneaky and come up with all kinds of tricks to hide an item when the same thing can be achieved in...

Paper Money – Whatever Happened to North Korean Counterfeit U.S. $100...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   A long-running counterfeit currency saga, one that originated in North Korea during the 1970s and affected countless people in...

Auction 978 from David Lawrence Rare Coins Closes Sunday

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #978 offers a fantastic selection of 430 new items, 65 No Reserve lots and 23...

Damaged U.S. Currency Redemption Services for Citizens Affected by Hurricanes Harvey...

By Bureau of Engraving and Printing ......   If hurricane victims have currency that has been damaged by flood waters resulting from Hurricanes Harvey or Irma,...

Grading Service Paper Money Guaranty Hires Gibraltar Coins’ Victor Ingraffia

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has hired Victor Ingraffia, the founder and former CEO of Gibraltar Coins & Precious Metals in Clearwater, Florida, to join...

The Civil War and the National Banking System – The Birth...

By Kevin Foley for CoinWeek....   On the eve of the Civil War in 1861, the financial and banking system in the United States bore little...

World Paper Money – Georgia Issues New 5 GEL Banknote

By National Bank of Georgia ......   On September 1, throughout the whole territory of the nation of Georgia, renovated banknotes of 5 GEL were entered...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio August Hong Kong Auction of Chinese, World...

Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce the results of their August 2017 Hong Kong Showcase Auction of Chinese Coins, Foreign Coins and...

Bank of Thailand to Launch Commemorative Banknotes in Remembrance of His...

By Bank of Thailand ....   Mr. Veerathai Santiprabhob, Governor of the Bank of Thailand (BOT), announced that His Majesty King Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun had granted royal...

Central Bank of São Tomé & Príncipe Celebrates 25th Anniversary with...

By De La Rue, plc .....   The Central Bank of São Tomé and Príncipe (Banco Central de São Tomé e Príncipe) has today unveiled a...

US Paper Money & Scrip – Military Payment Certificates

MPCs are growing in popularity and can offer the new collector an easy and fun way to learn about numismatics US large & small size...

Stack’s Bowers ANA Sale of Ancient & World Coins, World Paper...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce the results of their August 2017 auction of world coins, world paper money and ancient coins. In...

Error Is Human, Pt. 1: Certifiable U.S. Paper Money Errors

Part I of a two part series discussing the US errors that Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) will recognize, grade and encapsulate. By Jay H. Recher...

CoinWeek Podcast #76: Frederick Bart Discusses New $1 Error Note –...

CoinWeek Podcast #76: Frederick Bart Discusses New $1 Error Note - Audio Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe...

Welcome to the August 2017 Stack’s Bowers Paper Money Hong Kong...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Welcome to our 2017 August Hong Kong Auction Catalog. As always, we are offering an exceptional...

India Introduces 50 and 200 Rupee Banknotes in New Mahatma Gandhi...

By Reserve Bank of India ....   The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued ₹ 50 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series, bearing...

Rare Chinese Banknotes to be Sold at May 24 Hong Kong...

By Archives International Auctions....   Fort Lee, N.J.-based Archives International Auctions (AIA) will offer over 500 lots of rare Chinese and Asian banknotes, plus scripophily rarities...

PMG Releases Complete World Paper Money Price Guide

Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) has announced that it has released the first online price guide for world notes. The World Paper Money Price Guide...

World Currency News – Paraguay, Turkey, Madagascar Introduce New Banknotes

Madagascar to Issue New Range of Bills By Central Bank of Madagascar ......   Following Decree No. 2017-400, adopted in Government Council on May 23, 2017, the...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries Brokers Private Sale of Zanzibar Bank Notes with...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries, in conjunction with Spink London and Trusted Traditions, is pleased to announce that it has brokered a record setting private treaty...

World Currency News – Release Date for New Australian $10 Banknote

By Reserve Bank of Australia .....   The Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, Philip Lowe, announced today in his opening statement to the House...

How Paper Currency Has Changed in Our Lifetimes

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   Take a look at the paper currency you’re carrying around and think back several years. You’ll probably notice that...

Whitman Releases New 7th Edition of Kenneth Bressett’s Guide Book of...

Whitman Publishing has released the new seventh edition of the Guide Book of United States Currency, a guide to American paper money by Kenneth...

Bank of Thailand to Launch New 100-Baht Thai Banknote Feb. 26

By Bank of Thailand....   On Tuesday, February 24, Mr. Paiboon Kittisrikangwan, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, unveiled the new 100-baht Thai banknote (series...

Britain to Debut J.M.W. Turner £20 Banknote in 2020

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   The Bank of England announced it will release a new £20 banknote featuring artist J.M.W. Turner in 2020. The...

World Paper Money Auctions – Collection of Persian Banknotes Offered by...

Spink are very excited by the prospect of selling a stunning collection of Persian paper money banknotes: The Shamshir and Lion Collection on the...

Scotland’s Clydesdale Bank to Launch New £10 on Safeguard® Polymer

Clydesdale Bank has announced its second polymer banknote will be issued into circulation on 21 September 2017 By De La Rue, plc .....   De La Rue...

World Paper Money – Swiss Love Banknotes, Rebuff Plastic

As the world continues to adopt electronic methods of payment, Switzerland embraces the regular use of paper currency By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   At a...