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...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 30, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 30, 2016 Brain Food 1.) The evolution of money in its many forms In his new book The Curse of...

Rare $5 Bank of Commerce Note Could Fetch $50,000 at Toronto Coin Expo

By  Toronto Coin Expo Geoffrey Bell Auctions Ltd. (GBA) will be offering a number of rare coin and banknote collectibles via floor and Internet bidding...

World Paper Money News – Exchange Money for a Garbo and New Coins Oct....

By Sveriges Riksbank ....   It will soon become possible to make payments with the new 100- and 500-krona banknotes, together with the new 1-, 2-...

Bank of Indonesia to Issue Banknotes, Coins Commemorating National Heroes

By Bank of Indonesia .....   After the issuance of Presidential Decree Number 31 of 2016 on the Use of Images of National Heroes as the...

Archives International Auctions Sale 35 – Chinese, Asian & World Banknotes and Scripophily

By Archives International Auctions ......   Archives International Auctions (AIA) is set to hold a public auction of Chinese, Asian & Worldwide Banknotes and Chinese Scripophily...
Stack's Bowers 2016 Hong Kong World Paper Money Auction

Stack’s Bowers Hong Kong Paper Money Sale Yields Strong Results

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   The Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio Hong Kong Paper Money Sale was once again a success! As...
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...
Finest known issued, uncancelled Zanzibar 1908 5 rupee banknote. Image courtesy Stack's Bowers

World Paper Money – Finest Known Issued, Uncancelled Zanzibar 5 Rupees

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   In the Stack's Bowers official January New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) auction, we are pleased...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 16, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 16, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Deciphering history, one coin at a time Pankaj Tandon, an accidental numismatist, is breathing life...

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...

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...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 9, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 9, 2016 Brain Food 1.) The birth and death of paper money Kublai Khan, said Marco Polo, had ‘a more...
Australia 2016 $5 Banknote. Image courtesy Reserve Bank of Australia

Next Generation Australian $5 Banknote Enters Circulation

By Reserve Bank of Australia .....   Australia's new $5 banknote entered circulation on September 1. Issuance is being supported by an information campaign to ensure...

Gibraltar Issues New £100 Banknote with Holographic Foil

By De La Rue plc ....   HM Government of Gibraltar has issued a new £100 banknote, designed and printed by De La Rue on its...

National Bank of Ukraine Presents New Banknote Commemorating Famous Writer

By National Bank of Ukraine .....   On August 26, 2016, the National Bank of Ukraine presented a new commemorative 20-hryvnia (₴20 or UAH 20) banknote...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 2, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 2, 2016 Brain Food 1.) What to do with an ink-stained bank note? Would you know what to do with...

Market Whimsy: Mothers of Invention

Innovative ideas - from architectural marvels to trendsetting bank notes - can occur in unlikely places By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker ....   Charles and Hubert's...

Cool Currency 2016 Episode 3 – 4K Video

What do you know about money? Our third episode of Cool Currency for the year was filmed at the American Numismatic Association's (ANA) World's Fair...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Hong Kong Auction of Chinese, World Coins and Paper Money Brings...

August is always an exciting time in Kowloon, Hong Kong, as hundreds of coin and paper money dealers, collectors and enthusiasts gather for a...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 26, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 26, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Rare coins in rare places While finding one or more rare coins in a totally...

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...
back, Thailand 2016 500 Baht Commemorative Banknote. Image courtesy Bank of Thailand

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 Money Guaranty (PMG) will be accepting on-site submissions for grading at the International Paper Money Show (IPMS)

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

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....