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...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 19, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 19, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Gold Is Hot This Year. So Are Fakes “If we sit and wait around for...

Spink: The Inaugural Hong Kong Coin Show

As we get closer to Spink's 350th anniversary this September, we are delighted to announce that Spink have been heavily involved in co-organising--along with...

Thailand to Issue Commemorative Banknote for Queen’s Birthday Aug. 12

By Bank of Thailand ....   Mr. Veerathai Santiprabhob, Governor of the Bank of Thailand (BOT), unveiled a 500-Baht commemorative banknote to celebrate the Auspicious Occasion...

World Paper Money – Liberia to Issue New Bank Notes

By Central Bank of Liberia .....   The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) wishes to inform the general public that in keeping with its statutory mandate...

World Paper Money News – Belarusian Ruble Redenominated July 1, 2016

By National Bank of the Republic of Belarus .....   Beginning on July 1, 2016, the legal tender of the Republic of Belarus – the Belarusian...

Paper Currency – PMG Grading On-site at ANA World’s Fair of...

PMG will be at booth # 933 at the ANA World's Fair of Money, in Anaheim, CA at the Anaheim Convention Center August 9...

World Paper Money Auctions – Rare French Specimen Proofs

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Stack’s Bowers Galleries will be offering two very significant French Specimen Proofs in our World Paper...

World Paper Money Auction – Vietnamese Banknotes to Sell at Spink

On August 17-18, Spink's Hong Kong-based office will hold a fantastic sale spanning the length and breadth of numismatic material from all over Asia....

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...

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By European Central Bank .....   331,000 counterfeit euro banknotes were withdrawn from circulation in the first half of 2016 Around 80% of the counterfeits...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Hong Kong Asian Paper Money Auction Aug. 15-17

The ever-growing Asian Paper Money market has become quite a competitive area in numismatics, as many throw their hats into the ring. For decades,...

World Paper Money Auction – Archives International XXXIV July 26

Over 1,100 lots of United States, Chinese and worldwide banknotes, coins, scripophily (stocks and bonds), security printing ephemera and the American Bank Note Company’s...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 10, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 10, 2016 Brain Food 1.) From cotton to cash: how to (actually) make a euro Reinhold Gerstetter is responsible for...

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...

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...

World Paper Money – The Charminar: Proof of Architectural Beauty

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Our August Official Auction of the ANA World's Fair of Money features an exceptional and rare...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 1, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 1, 2016 Brain Food 1.) History: June 30,1987: Introducing the ‘loonie’ In 1986, the Canadian government announced it would be...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 24, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 24, 2016 The Brexit 1.) EU referendum explained: Brexit for non-Brits 2.) After Brexit, Europe faces an existential crisis Britain’s decision...

Paper Money – Tactile Features Coming to United States Currency

Tactile features and more contrast will be added to the Federal Reserve Note in an effort to aid the blind and visually impaired in...

World Paper Money – Stack’s Bowers Offers Holy Grail of Currency...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Our upcoming Hong Kong Auction will feature one of the most sought after pieces in World...

World Paper Money – Europe Prepares Introduction of New €50 Banknote

By European Central Bank.....   New Europa series €50 banknote to be unveiled on 5 July 2016 ECB and partners to ensure machines are ready...

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...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 10, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 10, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Found a rare coin? Beware, it could be a fake At a metal-detecting rally in...

World Paper Money – Clydesdale Bank’s £5 Polymer Banknote to Enter...

By De La Rue plc....   The Clydesdale Bank has announced today that its new £5 polymer banknote, printed by De La Rue, will be put...

World Paper Money – The Riksbank Wants Selma, Jenny and Gustav!

By Sveriges Riksbank ....   There is now less than one month left until the older 20-krona, 50-krona and 1,000-krona banknotes become invalid and there are...

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...

Bank of Thailand to Launch Commemorative Banknote Honoring King’s 70 Years...

By Bank of Thailand ....   Mr. Veerathai Santiprabhob, Governor of the Bank of Thailand (BOT), recently unveiled a 70-baht commemorative banknote to celebrate the 70th...

World Paper Money – Arts and Commerce: Part I – Artists

Belgium, Italy, Netherlands and Norway are just a few countries that depict famous artists and their paintings on banknotes By Luke Wilson - Paper Money...

New Zealand’s Brighter Money $20, $50 and $100 Notes Now in...

By Reserve Bank of New Zealand ....   New Zealand’s new $20, $50 and $100 banknotes have entered public circulation, the Reserve Bank announced on Monday,...