PMG to Offer “SG50” Singapore 50th Anniversary Label

A special label will be offered by PMG to celebrate the country’s anniversary and commemorate the release of these notes Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) will...

PMG Certifies Rare and High Grade 1928B $2 Star Note

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) certified a rare and high grade 1928B $2 Star Note, attributed as Fr. 1503*. Graded PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ,...

Bureau of Engraving and Printing and U.S. Mint to Participate in...

The United States Mint and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) will share a booth, #1910, at the American Numismatic Association's (ANA) World's...

New Edition of Bart’s United States Paper Money Errors Available Now

Comprehensive Catalog and Price Guide makes first appearance since 2008 By Coin & Currency Institute ....   After a lapse of seven years, a new edition of...

2015 $2 Single Note Collection Available August 4

First Day of Sale: August 4, 2015 – 8:00 A.M. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) By Bureau of Engraving and Printing....   The Bureau of Engraving and Printing...

Swedish Banknote and Coin Campaign Now Underway

By Sveriges Riksbank....   It is now slightly less than two months until the Central Bank of Sweden (Sveriges Riksbank) launches the largest banknote and coin...

Maldives Issues New 5,000 Rufiyaa Commemorative Note

By De La Rue, plc....   The Maldives Monetary Authority (MMA) has issued a new high-value commemorative note printed on polymer substrate. The new 5,000 Rufiyaa...

Paper Money Highlights from the upcoming Stacks Bowers ANA sale

The following are five highlights from the upcoming Stacks Bowers 2015 Chicago ANA Paper Money Auction: Finest Known 1869 "Rainbow" One Dollar Legal Tender PCGS Superb...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Rare Asian Banknotes Hong Kong Auction August 24-26

The Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio August 2015 Hong Kong Currency Auction will showcase an incredible array of rare Asian banknotes. The sale will lead...

Centennial Currency: Bank of China’s 2012 Commemorative Note

Before the 150th Anniversary commemorative note was released by the HSBC in 2015, the Bank of China released their own commemorative note in 2012,...

Presentation Set Highlights Heritage Auctions ANA Currency Platinum Night

Presented with provenance to Henry Herrick Bond, Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, set may bring $500,000 Aug. 12-17 in Chicago An extraordinary Complete Denomination Presentation...

Spink and Son’s Exceptional Sales for Singapore 2015

Spink is proud to announce that we are the key sponsor and official auctioneer of the International World Stamp Exhibition to be held in...

Modern Banknotes, A Fascinating Part of Collecting Currency

By Matt Quinn, Assistant Director of Currency at Stacks Bowers....... Most collectors are interested in securing banknotes produced prior to their births, but as time...

Biannual Information on Euro Banknote Counterfeiting

Decline in euro banknote counterfeits in first half of 2015 – overall number remains very low By European Central Bank....   454,000 counterfeit euro banknotes were withdrawn...

Alves Reis: The Man Who Would Be Rich

While there have been counterfeiting operations throughout history, few have been as coordinated and successful as the one that Alves Reis carried out in...

PMG Special Display at ANA World’s Fair of Money

Canada DC-29 1929 $1,000, PMG Extremely Fine 40 EPQ, obverse In celebration of its 10th Anniversary, Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) will display a dozen superb...

Better Know Your Notes: Robert Morris and the “Black Back” $10...

By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist - Stacks Bowers....   Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Summer Expo features a stunning Fr....

New Book on Collecting Confederate Bonds Released At Memphis Paper Show...

Richie Self, President, American Coins & Collectibles, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. A second edition of The Comprehensive Catalog and History of Confederate Bonds has released...

Spink to Auction Waterlow’s Blitz Banknotes In Singapore

The Banknotes, Bonds and Shares, Coins and Medals of South East Asia sale (held during the International Exhibition in Singapore) takes place on August...

Cool Currency! from the 2015 Memphis International Paper Money Show –...

CoinWeek’s David Lisot was in Long Beach, California, site of the 2015 Memphis International Paper Money Show. While there, David had a chance to talk to dealers and...

National Reserve Bank of Tonga Launches New Series of Banknotes

By De La Rue, plc....   The National Reserve Bank of Tonga is launching an upgraded family of six banknotes that have been printed by De...

PMG Chairman Issues Statement on eBay Paper Money Policy Changes

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) Chairman Mark Salzberg has issued a statement on eBay’s new paper money policy announced on Friday. The policy states that...

Paper Money Profiles – Pogue Collection, 1861 Fr#7a $10 Demand Note,...

Pogue Collection, 1861 Fr#7a $10 Demand Note One of the rarest and perhaps most historically significant bank notes in the D. Brent Pogue collection is...

Memphis International Paper Money Show Convention Report 2015 – Video: 3:37.

Lyn Knight, Convention Chairman, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. The Memphis International Paper Money Show was the first convention devoted exclusively to collecting bank notes. For...

Poland to Release New 200-Zloty Banknote on June 23

By Polish National Bank....   In April 2014, the Polish National Bank (Narodowy Bank Polski, or NBP) put into circulation the first upgraded banknotes in denominations...

Woman on $10 Bill Announcement Not Quite What It Seems

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In a YouTube video published on Wednesday, June 17, Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew announced...

PMG Hires Jim Fitzgerald as Consultant

    SARASOTA, Fla. (June 15, 2015) - Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has hired Jim Fitzgerald, the current President of the Professional Currency Dealers Association (PCDA),...

Bank of Scotland to Issue New £5 and £10 Polymer Banknotes

By De La Rue, plc....   Bank of Scotland has announced that it will be issuing new £5 and £10 notes on De La Rue’s Safeguard®...

NGC, NCS and PMG Announce Major Expansion in China

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®), Numismatic Conservation Services® (NCS®) and Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) have entered their next phase of expansion in China with several...

Impressive Hong Kong Shanghai Banking Corporation Note Among August Hong Kong...

By Matt Quinn, Assistant Director of Currency - Stack's Bowers One of many remarkable far eastern banknotes to be offered in our upcoming August Hong...