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...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 22, 2017: Nanotechnology, Coin Thievery, and...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 22, 2017: Brain Food 1.) The ATM at 50: How it’s changed consumer behavior The wide acceptance of the...

World Paper Money – New Australian $10 Banknote Enters Circulation

By Reserve Bank of Australia ..... The new Australian $10 banknote entered general circulation on Wednesday, September 20, following the release of the new $5...

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...

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...

PMG Certifies Rare People’s Republic of China 10,000 Yuan Banknote

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has certified a rare, high-denomination banknote from the early years of the People’s Republic of China. The 1951 10,000 Yüan...

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...

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...

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 – 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Canada Law Enforcement Agencies Seek Missing $1,000 Banknotes

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Currency crime is a serious issue for many nations around the world, including Canada, which reports that hundreds of...

World Paper Money – Uzbekistan to Issue New 10,000 Som Banknotes

By Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan .....   On March 10, 2017 the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan will issue new banknotes...

World Paper Money – Swiss Prepare for Release of Smaller Banknotes

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Switzerland is rolling out a new small-size 50-franc banknote on April 12, representing just the first of several smaller,...

Historic Canadian Banknote Collection Could Top $1 Million at Toronto Coin...

By Geoffrey Bell Auctions and Toronto Coin Expo ......   Hidden in a safety deposit box in New Brunswick since the mid-1980s was a prized collection...

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...

Polish National Bank to Introduce New 500-Zloty Banknote Feb. 2017

By Polish National Bank ....   On Monday, June 6, the Polish National Bank (Narodowy Bank Polski, or NBP) unveiled a new 500-złoty denomination Polish banknote...

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 Currency News – Zimbabwe Bond Notes Plan Criticized

By Steven Cochran for Gainesville Coins ......   Zimbabwe’s shattered economy and massive trade deficit have caused a dollar shortage which has paralyzed the nation. The...

Collecting Banknotes

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek ....   The tree of numismatics has many branches. One of the most interesting is the field of paper money. Just...

Paper Money Grading – PMG Certifies 2,000,000 Notes

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has announced that it has now certified 2,000,000 notes, a first for a third-party paper money grading service and more...

World Paper Money – Next Generation of Banknotes: $10 Design Reveal

By Reserve Bank of Australia .....   Signature side, Australian 2017 $10 banknote featuring AB ‘Banjo’ Paterson. All images courtesy Reserve Bank of Australia The Reserve Bank...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 18, 2017: Missing Persons, Chinese Counterfeits,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 18, 2017:  Urgent 1.) Walter Allan’s car found, but 84-year-old Numismatist still missing Allan’s family told police they last heard...

Ukraine Introduces New 500 Hryvnia Banknote

By National Bank of Ukraine ....   On December 25, 2015, the National Bank of Ukraine (Національний банк України, NBU) held a presentation to demonstrate the...