Central Bank of Venezuela Introduces New Banknotes & Coins

By Central Bank of Venezuela .....   "We have six new bills Bs.500 of Bs.1000, Bs.2000, Bs.5.000, Bs.10.000 and Bs.20.000; and coins Bs.10, Bs.50 and Bs.100...
New World Banknotes in SAFEGUARD Polymer

New World Banknotes in SAFEGUARD Polymer From Libya, IBNS Award Winner Trinidad & Tobago

By De La Rue, plc .....   Central Bank of Libya Issues a New 5 Dinar Banknote Featuring SAFEGUARD ARGENTUM The Central Bank of Libya has issued...

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...

Fiji Issues Circulating Banknotes, Coins to Commemorate 2016 Olympic Gold Medal Win

By Reserve Bank of Fiji ......   The Reserve Bank of Fiji announces that a commemorative circulation banknote and coin commemorating Fiji Rugby 7s gold medal...

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...

International Bank Note Society (IBNS) Banknote of 2013 – Nominations

International Bank Note Society (IBNS) Banknote of 2013 - Nominations Nominations close 31 January 2014 IBNS Members can send their nominations for the Banknote of 2013...

World Banknotes – Colombia to Issue New Five Thousand Peso Note

By Central Bank of Colombia ......   In 2016, Banco de la República (Central Bank of Colombia) will release a new family of banknotes composed of...

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...

Heritage Hong Kong Auctions Top $6.5 Million

Heritage's final numismatic signature auctions of 2020, held December 17-19 in Hong Kong, realized more than $6.5 million with Post-Auction sales continuing. These auctions...
Tibetan banknotes auctioned at April 2017 Stack's Bower's Galleries Hong Kong Auction.

Tibetan Banknotes, Debut Offering of China Pick 16d at Stack’s Bowers April 2017 Hong...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Tibetan Banknotes from the Lissanevitch Collection   In the April 3, 2017 Stack's Bowers Hong Kong Paper Money...

Hong Kong Auction to Feature Pavilion Dollars, Rare Ta-Ching Banknote

The Mysterious 'Pavilion Dollars' of 1921 By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   As interaction increased between the western world and the...

Bank of Canada, Finance Minister to Reveal Woman on Latest Banknote

By Bank of Canada .....   On Thursday, 8 December 2016, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz, Minister of Finance Bill Morneau and Minister of...
Belarus 2016 20 Ruble Banknote

World Paper Money – PMG: Belarus to Release Seven New Banknotes

Beginning in July 2016, seven new denominations of banknotes and eight denominations of coins will be issued by Belarus. The notes will include 5,...

CoinWeek: Cool Currency! 2017 Episode 1 – 4K Video

Cool Currency! gets its first episode of 2017. We really break the bank with four segments that feature four cool U.S. and world banknotes. John...

Candidates for 2018 Bank Note Featuring Iconic Canadian Woman Announced

By The Bank of Canada ......   The Bank of Canada today announced that the 2018 bank note independent Advisory Council has narrowed to 12 names...
Western Bank of Scotland £1 of 1847. Image courtesy Spink Auctions

Spink: Scottish Banknote Auction, Plus the Return of Pudsey

Pudsey returns to Spink, and he's bringing some Scottish Friends In addition to the mammoth World Banknotes auction, we have also managed to put together...

World Paper Money – Australia Reveals Design of New $50 Banknote

By Reserve Bank of Australia ......   On February 15, the Reserve Bank of Australia revealed the design of the new $50 banknote. As with the...

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,...

US, Chinese & World Banknotes, Coins & Scripophily Auction From Archives International Ends Nov....

Archives International Auction’s (AIA) November “Auction 56” scheduled for Thursday, November 21, consists of 1,040 lots of in three sessions. Session 1 will include...

Spink Currency Auction – Opium, Merchants and the Order of the Dragon

Spink China proudly presents the April Numismatic Collector’s Series sale with a fresh and varied selection of Banknotes, Coins, Medals and Bonds and Share...

World’s First Issued Banknote at Spink Auction in New York

Spink will be very sad to see the end of 2016 and the festivity and celebrations of the 350th anniversary, however we have so...

Exclusively English – Largest Collection of Provincial Banknotes to Come on to the Market

Spink, the world’s premier auction house for collectables is to offer the most extensive collection of Provincial banknotes to have ever come on to...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 4, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 4, 2016 Canada 150 1.) Royal Canadian Mint unveils its 2017 Canada 150 circulation coin series The Royal Canadian Mint...

Bear Necessities of Banknotes in the Spink Sale

This December 8, Spink will be auctioning off a very special series of banknotes during the World Banknotes sale in London. Spink is honored...

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...

CoinWeek News Wire for January 12, 2018: Of Shipwrecks and Surpluses…

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for January 12, 2018 Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency 1.) Breaking Bitcoin With a Quantum Computer “The second someone creates a viable...

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...

Sedwick’s Treasure Auction 23 to Feature NGC-Graded Coins, PMG-Graded Notes

A wide variety of treasure, coin rarities and paper money, both NGC-graded coins and PMG-graded notes, are set to draw heavy bidding during Daniel...
front, 2016 Kazakhstan 20,000 tenge banknote

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...

Choice 1901 $10 Bison Legal Tender Note, World Paper Money in May CCO Currency...

Choice About New 1901 $10 Bison in May CCO Currency Auction By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The upcoming May 2021 United...