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...

Grading Paper Money – Dauers Reholder Bermuda Collection in New PMG...

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) was chosen by Drs. Joanne and Edward Dauer to reholder their prestigious Bermuda collection in PMG’s new crystal-clear holder. To display...

World Paper Money – New Zealand’s New $5 Bill Wins International...

By Reserve Bank of New Zealand ....   New Zealand’s new "Brighter Money" $5 note has been named Banknote of the Year in a prestigious international...

World Paper Money – New Scottish £5 Banknote to Feature Female...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   The Royal Bank of Scotland has announced it will feature a portrait of author Nan Shepherd on a new...

Archives International Auctions: Rare 1907 Peking Issue Chinese Banknote Brings $30,000

By Archives International Auctions ....   A high-grade Deutsch-Asiatische Bank 1907 Peking-issue 5 Taels banknote rarity soared to a record US$30,000 after opening on the floor...

Britain to Debut J.M.W. Turner £20 Banknote in 2020

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   The Bank of England announced it will release a new £20 banknote featuring artist J.M.W. Turner in 2020. The...

World Paper Money – Russia to Issue New 200 and 2,000...

By Bank of Russia ......   The Bank of Russia has decided to supplement its existing series of banknotes with new 200- and 2,000-ruble denominations. The new...

World Paper Money – Chinese Bank Fraud Leads to Millions in...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Billions of yuan equaling millions of dollars (USD) are missing in what has become the third major case of...

Canada Law Enforcement Agencies Seek Missing $1,000 Banknotes

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Currency crime is a serious issue for many nations around the world, including Canada, which reports that hundreds of...

World Currency – New Australian $5 Banknotes Induce Spew of Negative...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   “Vomit-like” “Clown puke” These are just two of the appalling adjectives being thrown up at the colorful new 2016 Australian $5...

World Banknotes – New Zealand to Issue New $20s, $50s and...

By Reserve Bank of New Zealand ....   The new $20, $50 and $100 banknotes were revealed at Government House on April 11 by the Governor-General,...

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

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...

World Paper Money – Commemorative Vietnam Banknote Funded by Foreign Nations

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   The State Bank of Vietnam will honor its 65th anniversary with a commemorative banknote to be issued this year....

World Banknotes – Bank of England to Unveil New £5 Note...

By Bank of England .....   ​Victoria Cleland, the Bank of England’s Chief Cashier, has announced that the Bank will unveil the design of the new...

Women on Money: Members of Bank of Canada 2018 Banknote Advisory...

By The Bank of Canada.......   On April 4, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, Stephen S. Poloz, and Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins announced...

World Paper Money – Swiss Love Banknotes, Rebuff Plastic

As the world continues to adopt electronic methods of payment, Switzerland embraces the regular use of paper currency By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   At a...

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

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...

CoinWeek: Cool Currency! 2016 Episode 2 – 4K Video

CoinWeek's popular Cool Currency! series returns with a fantastic episode featuring four fascinating, unusual, and in the case of one particular piece, indecent currency notes. In...

World Paper Money – Swiss Prepare for Release of Smaller Banknotes

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Switzerland is rolling out a new small-size 50-franc banknote on April 12, representing just the first of several smaller,...

CoinWeek Weekly Coin & Currency News Roundup – April 1, 2016

By Coinweek ....   Hello, and welcome back to CoinWeek's weekly roundup of the strange and off-center in coin and currency news. Today's roundup happens to...

World Coins – China Replaces 1 Yuan Note, Other Small Bills...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   The Chinese one-yuan note is about to fold as the new one-yuan coin replaces the paper currency. Many hail...

Collecting Banknotes

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek ....   The tree of numismatics has many branches. One of the most interesting is the field of paper money. Just...

Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History – Women on Money

By The Smithsonian Institution .....   The newest addition to the National Museum of American History's "Stories on Money" gallery opened March 18 in conjunction with...

Spink Auction: Bruce Smart Collection of Middle East Banknotes

It gives Spink great pleasure to announce that one of the finest collections of Middle East and North African Banknotes will be available on...

Paper Money – PMG Accepting Submissions at Chicago Paper Money Expo

Both US and world currency submissions will be accepted at the CPMX Convention, in Chicago, IL at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare, March 18...

Paper Money – Colombia to Issue New Family of Banknotes –...

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

Canadian Banknotes to Feature Woman in 2018

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau declared the Bank of Canada will feature a woman on the first new banknote...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio April Hong Kong Sale to Feature Many Rarities

  Bank of China 1 Dollar, 1909 Banknote & Kwangtung. 3 Mace 6 ½ Candareens Coin   Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of...

American Numismatic Society Publishes Banknotes of the Imperial Bank of Persia

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) is delighted to offer The Banknotes of the Imperial Bank of Persia, by Michael E. Bonine. This hardcover, 148-page...

Paper Money – Australia Sets Issuance Date for New $5 Banknote

By Reserve Bank of Australia ....   On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of decimal currency, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is pleased to...