Front, 2014 $50 polymer Trinidad and Tobago bank note

IBNS Announces 2014 Banknote of the Year

By Dennis Lutz & Robin Hill - IBNS Banknote of the Year Co-ordinators....   The International Bank Note Society (IBNS) announces that its voting membership has...
Front, 2014 Gambian 20-dalasi polymer bank note

The Gambia Introduces New Commemorative Banknotes, Coins

The West African nation of The Gambia recently launched new commemorative 20-dalasi (D20.00) polymer banknotes, a new family of paper-based banknotes and commemorative coins...

Trans-Dniester Notes Issued to Commemorate 70th Anniversary of the End of WWII (UPDATED May...

The Trans-Dniester Republican Bank commemorated the 70th Anniversary of the Allied victory over the Axis Powers with the release of limited-edition, one- and ten-ruble...

Lyn Knight Previews the 39th Memphis International Paper Money Show – Video: 3:15.

CoinWeek Executive Producer David Lisot discusses the 39th Memphis International Paper Money Show with show organizer Lyn Knight of Lyn Knight Currency Auctions. The Show...
front of 500-BIF note, 2015

Burundi Issues New Banknote Series

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   The Bank of the Republic of Burundi (BRB), having the exclusive right to issue bank notes and coins legal tender...

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 $100 bank note, front

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 Dinars

CoinWeek Executive Producer talks to Argent Assets Group Managing Member, Robert Higgins, about a new online exchange dedicated to the buying and selling of...
Singapore Commissioners of Currency $10000 ND (1980)

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...
New Falkland Island 50 Peso Banknote

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 Notes

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...
'Running Horse' 10,000 Yuan Note

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...
Barnaby Faull

Spink Offers Specialty Bank Note Collecting for Photos & Essay Notes. VIDEO: 2:52

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 Swedish coins and banknotes

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: 4:37

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 Released

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...