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...

World Banknote News – Kyrgyzstan Issues New Series IV 2016 Banknotes

By National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic ......   The National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic announces that, in accordance with the Resolution of the Board...

Centennial Currency: Bank of China’s 2012 Commemorative Note

Before the 150th Anniversary commemorative note was released by the HSBC in 2015, the Bank of China released their own commemorative note in 2012,...

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...

Stack’s Bowers World Paper Money January 2017 NYINC Auction

The World Paper Money Department of Stack’s Bowers Galleries presents their flagship 2017 January New York International (NYINC) Auction, to be held at the...

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...

Alan Turing on New £50 Note: Bank of England

Today, Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney, announced that Alan Turing will appear on the new £50 polymer note   By Bank of England .....   Making the...

Heritage Hong Kong Auctions Total More Than $5.7 Million

Rare Chinese coinage led the way as Heritage Hong Kong Auctions June 26-28 Signature Sales in Hong Kong realized in excess of $5.7 million overall....

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...

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...

Bank of Canada Announces 2015 Law Enforcement Award of Excellence for...

From left to right: Michael Duncan, Justice System Specialist, Currency Department, Bank of Canada; Detective Bill Allen, Edmonton Police Service; Chief Clive Weighill, President,...

World Paper Money – Elusive Qatar and Dubai Color Trial Specimens

A highlight of the Stack's Bowers August ANA World’s Fair of Money sale and a set that will certainly excite collectors is a Qatar...

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...

European Central Bank Ends Production, Issuance of €500 Banknote

By European Central Bank.....   ECB has decided to discontinue production and issuance of €500 banknote Europa series of euro banknotes will not include the...

Bank of Norway Introduces New 100, 200 Krone Banknotes

By Bank of Norway (Norges Bank) ......   The first two denominations in Norway's new banknote series were put into circulation on May 30, 2017. "This is...

World Banknote News – Barbados, Colombia Introduce New Bills

Central Bank of Barbados Marks 50 Years of Independence with Commemorative $50 Banknote By De La Rue, plc....   De La Rue is delighted to have designed...

PMG Grades Highlights From Lou Manzi Collection of United Kingdom Banknotes

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has certified over 280 selections from the Lou Manzi Collection of United Kingdom Notes. The amazing group includes numerous rarities...

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...

Argentina to Issue New 50 Peso Falkland Islands Note

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Unveiled last year, the note’s release ahead of the 32nd anniversary of the Falklands War is bound to...

Cool Currency! Maastricht 2012

 Dimitri Aerts, Belgium, Corne Akkermans, Netherlands, Belgium 50 Franc 1893, John Eccles, New Zealand, New Zealand 50£, Jos Eijsermans, Netherlands, Chinese Ming note, Pieter...

Collecting World Currency: A Study of El Banco del Estado de...

By Connor Falk - Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   The history of El Banco del Estado de Chihuahua (Bank of the State of Chihuahua) is...

CoinWeek News Wire for March 31, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for March 31, 2017 Brain Food 1.) The 300-Year Quest to Make a Foolproof £1 Coin Sir Isaac Newton founded modern physics...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 11, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 11, 2016 Current Events 1.) Some Central Florida toll booths not registering $1 coins Central Florida Expressway Authority officials said they weren't...

World Paper Money – Bank of Philippines Releases New Generation of...

World Paper Money By Central Bank of the Philippines ..... Pursuant to its mandate of preserving the integrity of Philippine currency, the Central Bank of...

Maldives Announces New Polymer Banknote Family

By De La Rue, plc....   The Maldives Monetary Authority has announced that it will be launching a new family of seven banknotes on Safeguard. The...

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...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 9, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 9, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Plough uncovers major hoard of Roman coins A WONDERFUL collection of 120 Roman Imperial coins was...

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...

Video: Dr. Greg Pineda and the Sale of His Philippine Collection

Greg Pineda, M.D. Interviewer: David Lisot The Philippine Coin and Currency Collection of Dr. Greg Pineda was sold by Lyn Knight Auctions at the Memphis Paper...

CoinWeek Goes European: The Maastricht Paper Money Fair

David Lisot, host and producer of CoinWeek video news service, during a recent trip to Europe attended the Maastricht Paper Money Fair held in...