Grading Paper Money – Dauers Reholder Bermuda Collection in New PMG...

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) was chosen by Drs. Joanne and Edward Dauer to reholder their prestigious Bermuda collection in PMG’s new crystal-clear holder. To display...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016 Current Events 1.) The reasons Saudi Arabia stopped issuing paper riyals "The number of one Riyal banknotes constitutes half...

Kuwait Wins IACA Best New Banknote Series 2014

By De La Rue, plc....   The Central Bank of Kuwait’s new family of banknotes, issued in June 2014, has been awarded the Best New Banknote...

Cape Verde Issues New $500 and $5,000 Bank Notes

By Bank of Cape Verde....   At a time when the country celebrates 40 years of national independence, the Bank of Cape Verde is preparing to...

Controversy Over Animal Fat Used to Manufacture New UK 5 Pound...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Tallow: The white nearly tasteless solid rendered fat of cattle and sheep used chiefly in soap,...

World Paper Money – Unrecognized Countries and Their Currency, Pt 1:...

African Banknotes -A complicated history of independent states and their efforts to remain free from colonial rule There have been a litany of unrecognized countries...

Bank of England Decides if Future Polymer Banknotes to Contain Tallow

By Bank of England .....   On Thursday, 10 August, the Bank of England announced that after careful and serious consideration and extensive public consultation there...

CoinWeek News Wire for October 7, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for October 7, 2016 Brain Food 1.) ANA Unveils Treasures In Your Pocket In 2014 a collector discovered a 1969-S Lincoln cent in...

World Paper Money – Arts and Commerce: Part II – Composers

By Luke Wilson - Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) ......   Austria, Belgium, France and Poland are just a few countries that depict famous composers on their...

Exceptional Survivors Surface at Spink Banknote Auction

LONDON – A shipwreck survivor and other rare banknotes to be offered by Spink London on 9th and 10th December 2014. Lot 1179 - Bank...

Rare Canadian Bank Note Errors Up For Auction

A major Canadian error bank note collection will hit the auction block at the Geoffrey Bell Auction May 31-June 1,) 2012 at the Toronto...

Nam Chong Cho Deals Korean Bank Notes at PCDA. VIDEO: 1:38

Nam Chong Cho, Owner Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... A specialist in Korean paper money and bank notes of Asia talks about the currency market, membership in...

New Zealand Launches New $5 and $10 Notes

By Reserve Bank of New Zealand....   New Zealand Prime Minister John Key along with the Reserve Bank today launched the first two denominations in a...

Paper Money – The World’s 15 Highest Denominations

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez and Coinweek Staff Reports .......   Ever wonder what the highest-denomination currencies are in the world’s top-producing nations? At a time when terrorism and...

Kazakhstan Issues 20,000 Tenge Note

By Fortress Paper .....   Fortress Paper Ltd. is pleased to announce that the National Bank of Kazakhstan will issue the 20,000 Tenge note as legal tender...

World Currency – Bahamas Launches New Banknote Family with $10 Bill

Central Bank Launches First Denomination of New Family By De La Rue, plc....   De La Rue congratulates The Central Bank of The Bahamas on the occasion...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 29, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 29, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Deciphering history through coins Another prized possession is the one with an imprint of Alexander...

CoinWeek News Wire for October 28, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for October 28, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Is It Illegal to Deface US Currency? While this video may be ridiculously awesome, because Bill...

Euro Banknote Counterfeiting Declines Slightly 2nd Half 2015

By European Central Bank....   445,000 counterfeit euro banknotes were withdrawn from circulation in the second half of 2015. 83% of the counterfeits were €20 and €50...

World Banknote News – New British 5 Pound Note Issued Today

By Bank of England .....   The Bank of England’s first polymer note – the new £5 featuring Sir Winston Churchill – enters circulation today, Tuesday...

Bank of Canada Issues Commemorative $10 Banknote for 150th Anniversary of...

By Bank of Canada .....   On Thursday, June 1, the Bank of Canada began circulating the $10 commemorative bank note that celebrates the 150th anniversary...

Macedonia to Issue New 200 & 2,000 Denar Banknotes

By National Bank of Macedonia .....   200 Denar Front The design on the front of the 200 denar banknote is representative of Christian terracotta icon or relief...

Spink to Offer New Discoveries in World Banknotes

The World Banknotes auction on 29-30 April showcases a wide range of notes from countries across the globe. We are offering many great rarities,...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 25, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 25, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Q&A: Erik Goldstein Erik J. Goldstein is the senior curator of mechanical arts and numismatics at...

World Money – New Swedish Banknotes and Coins Introduced

By Sveriges Riksbank ......   On October 3, 2016, the new 100- and 500-krona banknotes--together with new 1-, 2- and 5-krona coins--were introduced. This means that...

New Standard Catalog of World Paper Money – Modern Issues Available

A new edition of the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money - Modern Issues is now available from Krause Publications. A network of more than 80 international...

Stack’s Bowers ANA World Paper Money Auction Yields Strong Results

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce the results of their August 2016 ANA World Paper Money Sale. This sale produced pleasing results, with...

Currency selections from The Eric P. Newman Collection Part VII

Confederate Type 1 Montgomery Note The Eric P. Newman Collection Part VII, featuring more than 2,200 pieces of U.S. and World currency from the numismatic...

World Currency News – Meet Norway’s New Banknotes

By Norges Bank ...... On Tuesday, November 22, Norway's new banknotes were on public display for the first time. The first denominations will be put...

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...