Spink to Offer New Discoveries in World Banknotes

The World Banknotes auction on 29-30 April showcases a wide range of notes from countries across the globe. We are offering many great rarities,...

Solomon Islands Launches Second Denomination in New Banknote Family

By De La Rue, plc ......   A new $100 designed and printed in close collaboration with De La Rue has been launched by the Central...

International Euro Anti-Counterfeiting Conference Held March 24-27

By The European Central Bank, Directorate of General Communications....   The European Central Bank, Europol and the European Commission jointly organised the 3rd International Conference on...

Argent Assets Group’s Robert Higgins discusses new online exchange for Iraqi...

CoinWeek Executive Producer talks to Argent Assets Group Managing Member, Robert Higgins, about a new online exchange dedicated to the buying and selling of...

Collector Bank Notes Highlight Heritage World Currency Offerings at CICF

Heritage is pleased to present our World Currency Signature Auction April 9 – 13, as an official auction of the Chicago International Coin Fair....

Bank of Thailand to Launch New 100-Baht Thai Banknote Feb. 26

By Bank of Thailand....   On Tuesday, February 24, Mr. Paiboon Kittisrikangwan, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, unveiled the new 100-baht Thai banknote (series...

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...

Bank of England to Issue £10, £20 and £50 Cleland Signature...

By The Bank of England....   As of 3 March 2015, the Bank of England will be issuing into circulation £10, £20 and £50 notes bearing...

New €20 Banknote Unveiled in Frankfurt Feb. 24

By Central Bank of Ireland ....   The new €20 banknote’s ‘portrait window’, set in the hologram, is an innovation in banknote technology. The new €20 banknote...

Next Generation Australian Banknotes: Tactile Feature for the Visually Impaired

By the Reserve Bank of Australia....   Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, announced on February 13, 2015 that the next generation of...

Spink China Sale to Feature Rare 10,000 Yuan Running Horse Note

The upcoming April 2, 2015 Spink China sale will feature the rarest type of note from the first series renminbi.   The first series renminbi was...

India to Introduce One Rupee Note Back into Circulation

By CoinWeek News Staff....   According to a February 13 press release from Alpana Killawala, Principal Chief General Manager at the Reserve Bank of India (RBI),...

Sweden Introduces New Coins and Banknotes for 2015

  By Sveriges Riksbank....   On Monday, February 16, the Riksbank presented Sweden’s new banknotes and coins. For the first time, the media was given the possibility...

Paper Money Guaranty Grades 1,000,000 Notes

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has announced that it has graded its one-millionth note. It is the first third-party paper money grading service to reach...

Spink Offers Specialty Bank Note Collecting for Photos & Essay Notes....

Barnaby Faull, Bank Note Director, Spink London Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ....... A growing area of bank note collecting deals with notes that were never...

Bangladesh to Withdraw Small Denomination Bills, Coins From Circulation?

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Sunday, January 18, Bangladeshi Finance Minister Abul Maal A. Muhith announced that the government planned to withdraw the...

New Set of Swedish Coins and Bank Notes in 2015

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The Central Bank of Sweden (Sveriges Riksbank) announced recently that a new series of Swedish coins and bank notes...

Paper Money: Middle Eastern Buyer Talks About Bank Note Market. VIDEO:...

Ahmed Mohammed Nasir, Gulf Antiques, Sharjah, UAE Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com.......... Paper money from the Arab states and gulf nations is setting new records and experiencing...

Palestine Currency Board Notes Top Rosenblum Auction 44B

This may be the smallest auction William Rosenblum has held in more than 20 years, with just over 635 Lots, but it is probably...

Exceptional Survivors Surface at Spink Banknote Auction

LONDON – A shipwreck survivor and other rare banknotes to be offered by Spink London on 9th and 10th December 2014. Lot 1179 - Bank...

Spink World Banknote Auction Sale Results October 2, 2014. VIDEO: 3:44

Barnaby Faull, Bank Note Director, Spink London Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ In October Spink London presented a selection of more than 2000 lots of world paper...

New 10 Euro Bank Note: Second Issue in the Europa Series...

CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   New 10 Euro Bank Note: Second Issue in the Europa Series Today the European Central Bank (ECB) issued new 10-euro bank notes....

Worldwide Paper Money Market Perspective. VIDEO: 2:34

Corne Akkermans, Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... Paper money collecting is a worldwide phenomenon. Find out what an auctioneer from the Netherlands thinks about the international...

The “Royals” are Coming to the Toronto Coin Expo

The Royalty of Canadian banknotes are coming to Toronto, to be auctioned off by Geoffrey Bell Auctions at the Toronto Coin Expo May 29, 2014....

New Standard Catalog of World Paper Money – Modern Issues Available

A new edition of the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money - Modern Issues is now available from Krause Publications. A network of more than 80 international...

Mexican Banknotes: Two Mexican Women – a lady with a reputation...

By Peter Symes with permission on CoinWeek.com ........ For many years, two of the lowest denomination notes circulating in Mexico were adorned with portraits of...

CPMX Chicago Paper Money Exposition Video Playlist

Why People Go to the CPMX Chicago Paper Money Exposition in Rosemont. VIDEO: 2:31 Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com Bill Brandimore, Krause Publications, Vince Calvo, Paper Money...

The Sochi 100 Ruble Note and Other Circulating Russian Banknotes: A...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Once derided as worthless during the Soviet era, Russian banknotes offer a glimpse at the country’s past while...

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...

Nam Chong Cho Deals Korean Bank Notes at PCDA. VIDEO: 1:38

Nam Chong Cho, Owner Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... A specialist in Korean paper money and bank notes of Asia talks about the currency market, membership in...