Historic Canadian Banknote Collection Could Top $1 Million at Toronto Coin...

By Geoffrey Bell Auctions and Toronto Coin Expo ......   Hidden in a safety deposit box in New Brunswick since the mid-1980s was a prized collection...

Paper Money of Belgium in Stack’s Bowers May Collector’s Choice Sale

By Aris Maragoudakis - Director of World Currency Auctions, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   Our May Collector’s Choice World Paper Money Sale is currently available online....

Central Bank of Philippines Issues New 100 Piso Banknote

Bank Releases 100-Piso New Generation Currency Banknote with Stronger Mauve or Violet Color By Central Bank of the Philippines .....   On Monday, February 1, the Central...

Argentina Central Bank Puts New $200 Note into Circulation

By Central Bank of Argentina ....   The Central Bank of Argentina (BCRA) put into circulation from October 26 the $ 200 pesos with the image...

Archives International to Offer US, Chinese and World Banknotes, Scripophily at...

The auction will be held by Archives International Auctions in NYC and their offices in Fort Lee, N.J. Archives International Auction’s (AIA) December “50th Milestone...

Scottish Banks to Roll Out New £20 Polymer Banknotes in March

By De La Rue, plc ......   Over the next two weeks, three new polymer £20 banknotes will be released into circulation throughout Scotland, starting with...

Macedonia to Issue New 200 & 2,000 Denar Banknotes

By National Bank of Macedonia .....   200 Denar Front The design on the front of the 200 denar banknote is representative of Christian terracotta icon or relief...

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...

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...

Stack’s Bowers to Offer Prohibitively Rare 1894 British Honduras $1 at...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce the offering of a first-issue British Honduras One Dollar note in their official auction of the 2018...

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...

Spanish Colonial, Colombian Coins Star in Sedwick’s May 27-29 Treasure Auction

By Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC ......   A wealth of shipwreck gold and silver treasure plus a selection of Colombian numismatic rarities will star on May...

Legal Tender Status of Older Canadian Bank Notes to Change

By Bank of Canada ......   In the 2018 budget, the Government of Canada announced that it will ask for the power to be able to...

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

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

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...

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,...

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),...

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...

Israel Releases New 200 NIS Banknote

The Bank of Israel calls on the public to get to know the new banknote and its security features, via publicity pamphlets, the website,...

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...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Highlights May 2020 Hong Kong Coin, Paper Money...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is tremendously excited to present their May Hong Kong Coin and Paper Money auction—a monumental event that marks a decade...

Robert J. Bauman Collection of Argentinian Paper Money, Pt. 1 at...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Director of World Currency Auctions, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   At our upcoming World Paper Money Auction at the ANA World’s Fair...

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....

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Rare Asian Banknotes Hong Kong Auction August 24-26

The Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio August 2015 Hong Kong Currency Auction will showcase an incredible array of rare Asian banknotes. The sale will lead...

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...

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...

Rare Zanzibar Note, Canadian $5 in Stack’s Bowers Paper Money Auction

Serial Number 1 Merchants Bank of Canada 5 Dollar By Christopher Dahncke - Currency Auction Associate, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   The upcoming Stack's Bowers August 2020...

Heritage Hong Kong Auction of World, Ancient Coins and World...

94% sell-through rate produces third-highest total for any Heritage Hong Kong auction Led by strong bidding across the board, especially for Chinese coins and currency,...

Philippine World War II Bank Notes on Display at Memphis Paper...

Neil Shafer, Exhibitor Interviewer: David Lisot...... A special issue of Philippine paper money was created during World War II was discovered by world bank note researcher...

Middle Eastern Paper Money Market Report. VIDEO: 2:03

Eyad Alali, Manager, Arab World Collection Center, Jordan Interviewer: David Lisot...... A growing population of bank note collectors is in the Middle East. One of the...