World Paper Money – Euro Banknote Counterfeiting Declines 1st Half 2016

By European Central Bank .....   331,000 counterfeit euro banknotes were withdrawn from circulation in the first half of 2016 Around 80% of the counterfeits...

World Paper Money: European Central Bank Unveils New €50 Banknote

By European Central Bank .....   New €50 banknote will start circulating on 4 April 2017 €50 is the most widely used euro banknote New...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 14, 2017: The War on Cash

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 14, 2017:  The War on Cash 1.) Visa Takes War on Cash to Restaurants Visa has long considered cash one...
Trnidad and Tobago has issued new polymer banknote denominations

Trinidad & Tobago Launches Further Polymer Banknote Denominations

By De La Rue, plc .....   The Central Bank of Trinidad & Tobago announced that new $5, $10 and $20 denominations on De La Rue's...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio Realize Over $11.5 Million in October Hong Kong Auction

Auction firm Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio continues to deliver world-class sales of quality numismatic material and realize impressive prices, regardless of the challenging and...

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...

Announcing the Release of Mexican Paper Money 2017

World Numismatics, LLC has released the 2017 digital edition of the most complete guide to Mexican Paper Money ever published. Mexican Paper Money has become...

Live Bidding Begins This Week for Stack’s Bowers 10th Anniversary Hong Kong Auction

Dear Friends, It is finally here – our 10th Anniversary Hong Kong Auction! Before I share some of the wonderful numismatic items that have been...
Ukraine 2015 series 500-hryvnia banknote

World Paper Money – Bank of Ukraine Issues New 500 Hryvnia Banknote

By National Bank of Ukraine ....   On Monday, April 11, the National Bank of Ukraine issued an updated 500 UAH banknote. The National Bank of Ukraine's...

PMG-Certified Selections From Manzi Collection Excel at Auction

PMG certified the top 10 notes in London’s Spink sale of important United Kingdom currency   A high-profile collection of United Kingdom banknotes — some dating...

Heritage Hong Kong Auction of World, Ancient Coins and World Currency Reach $4.38...

94% sell-through rate produces third-highest total for any Heritage Hong Kong auction Led by strong bidding across the board, especially for Chinese coins and currency,...
Stack’s Bowers to Present Over 6,000 Lots in Official 2022 NYINC Auction

Stack’s Bowers to Present Over 6,000 Lots in Official 2022 NYINC Auction

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is proud to offer more than 6,000 lots of world and ancient coins, military medals and orders, and world paper money...

Henrik Holt Christensen Joins Stack’s Bowers as Europe Paper Money Consignment Director

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce that Henrik Holt Christensen has joined the company as Consignment Director of Europe. Drawing on his extensive...

Archives International Auction 60 of Stocks, Bonds, and World Banknotes

Auction 60: July 7-8, 2020 To be sold at public auction in two sessions, beginning at 11:00 am ET each day   Archives International Auctions (AIA) would...

Spink: A Trio of Banknote Auctions

Spink's eagerly anticipated Autumn World Banknotes sale is here Spink's esteemed banknote specialist, Barnaby Faull, comments that "It doesn't seem so long ago when I...

From Valuable to Worthless and Back Again: Pre-1950 Chinese Currency

By Dr. Richard S. Appel - UniqueRareCoins.com ......   The year 1949 saw the culmination of the long, bloody Chinese civil war that had begun in...

The “Royals” are Coming to the Toronto Coin Expo

The Royalty of Canadian banknotes are coming to Toronto, to be auctioned off by Geoffrey Bell Auctions at the Toronto Coin Expo May 29, 2014....

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...

Northern Ireland Launches New £20 Polymer Banknotes on Safeguard

By De La Rue, plc .....   Bank of Ireland and Danske Bank launched their new £20 banknotes on Monday, July 13, printed on De La...
Barnaby Faull

Spink Offers Specialty Bank Note Collecting for Photos & Essay Notes. VIDEO: 2:52

Barnaby Faull, Bank Note Director, Spink London Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ....... A growing area of bank note collecting deals with notes that were never...

Stack’s Bowers August 2020 Ancient and World Coins and World Paper Auction Demonstrates Exceptional...

Stack's Bowers Galleries Sales Bring Over 5.3 Million   Following a dozen auction sessions spanning nearly two weeks, the results for the Stack’s Bowers Galleries August...

Counterfeit Banknotes – The Story of Czeslaw Bojarski

Counterfeit Banknotes - By Paper Money Guaranty Staff ........ One of the most successful makers of counterfeit banknotes of the 20th century was Czeslaw Bojarski and...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 30, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 30, 2016 Brain Food 1.) The medal detective Few things mean as much to soldiers as their medals. But if...

Heritage Offers Ernest J. Montgomery, M.D. Collection of Chinese Banknotes

Adding excitement to the upcoming Heritage Auctions HKINF World Paper Money Signature Auction, being held December 17-19, 2020 is the featured offering of the...
New Handbook on Swedish Coins and Banknotes Now Available - Coin & Currency Institute

New Handbook on Swedish Coins and Banknotes Now Available

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   A new book on all the coins of Sweden from 995 to 2021 is now available in a compact,...

Bank of Israel Preparing to Launch New Series NIS 20 and 100 Banknotes

By Bank of Israel....   Since the launch of the new NIS 50 banknote in September 2014, almost 90 percent of the banknotes in circulation...
Stack's Bowers Offers Baby Watermelon 1890 $100 Treasury Note From Karelian Collection

Stack’s Bowers Offers Baby Watermelon 1890 $100 Treasury Note From Karelian Collection

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The March U.S. Currency Auction from Stack’s Bowers Galleries will feature selections from the Karelian...
Canada DC-29 1929 $1,000, PMG Extremely Fine 40 EPQ, obverse

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...

Central Bank of São Tomé & Príncipe Celebrates 25th Anniversary with New Banknote Series

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

Cool Currency #2 PCDA Convention 2013. VIDEO

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com .......... With Frederick J. Bart, Executive Currency, 1950A $10/$1 Double Denomination note, Stephen Goldsmith, Spink USA, $5 National Bank Conway Massachusetts...