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...

PMG to Offer “SG50” Singapore 50th Anniversary Label

A special label will be offered by PMG to celebrate the country’s anniversary and commemorate the release of these notes Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) will...

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...

World Paper Money – South Africa Treasures in Stack’s Bowers Collectors...

By Aris Maragoudakis - Director of World Currency Auctions, Stack's Bowers Galleries ......   In our May Collectors Choice Sale closing live at StacksBowers.com on May...

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,...

CoinWeek News Wire for November 3, 2017: Bitcoin Bound and the...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for November 3, 2017:  Brain Food 1.) The Ideal Auction Preston McAfee, Chief Economist at Microsoft, explains the different kinds of auctions,...

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...

Paper Money – Tactile Features Coming to United States Currency

Tactile features and more contrast will be added to the Federal Reserve Note in an effort to aid the blind and visually impaired in...

CoinWeek News Wire for October 21, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for October 21, 2016 Brain Food 1.) What is the Average Lifespan of a Coin? Coins are tough little devils. Over the course...

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...

World Banknote News – New British 5 Pound Note Issued Today

By Bank of England .....   The Bank of England’s first polymer note – the new £5 featuring Sir Winston Churchill – enters circulation today, Tuesday...

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...

World Paper Money – Unrecognized Countries and Their Currency, Pt 1:...

African Banknotes -A complicated history of independent states and their efforts to remain free from colonial rule There have been a litany of unrecognized countries...

Pam West on Collecting British Paper Money, The IBNS and the...

Pam West - Owner, British Notes, Great Britain Interviewer: David Lisot Great Britain has a long history of attractive and popular bank notes. Learn more about...

Centenary Sale of Unique Set of Australia’s First Banknotes Expected to...

A century after the issue of the Commonwealth of Australia’s first banknotes, history will be made when the only privately owned complete set of Collins/Allen...

World Paper Money – Arts and Commerce: Part II – Composers

By Luke Wilson - Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) ......   Austria, Belgium, France and Poland are just a few countries that depict famous composers on their...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 11, 2017: Brain Food, Littleton Theft,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 11, 2017:  Brain Food 1.) Rare coins have Holdrege, Colorado link Kinkaid began researching the history of the Lesher Dollar...

Five Interesting World Banknotes from the upcoming Heritage FUN Currency Auction

Union Bank Bathurst Branch £1 Specimen Australia Union Bank Bathurst Branch £1 ND (1854-60) Pick UNL MVR2asp Specimen Proof Unlisted in the Krause catalog, this London-based...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 10, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 10, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Found a rare coin? Beware, it could be a fake At a metal-detecting rally in...

Uruguay Issues New 2,000 Peso Banknote

By Central Bank of Uruguay .....   On Wednesday, 27 April 2016, the Central Bank of Uruguay (Banco Central del Uruguay) entered new 2,000-peso banknotes corresponding...

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...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Spring Hong Kong Auction Realizes Nearly $7 Million

By Stack’s Bowers Galleries ......   Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce the results of their Spring 2019 auction presented in conjunction with the sixth...

CoinWeek News Wire for October 6, 2017: Australia 5 Cent, Money...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for October 6, 2017: Brain Food 1.) INFOGRAPHIC: 58 Insane Facts About Bitcoin You probably have heard a lot of people...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Presents the August 2018 Hong Kong Auction

Stack's Bowers and Ponterio is pleased to announce details of their upcoming Hong Kong Auction of Chinese and Asian coins and currency, to be...

CoinWeek News Wire for October 13, 2017: Swiss 10 Franc, Money...

By Coinweek .... CoinWeek News Wire for October 13, 2017:  Brain Food 1.) Silver dollar artist: Orem sculptor designs WWI commemorative coin The most common mistake beginners make,...

Burundi Issues New 1,000 Franc Note

By Bank of the Republic of Burundi....   The Bank of the Republic of Burundi (BRB), in a constant effort to improve the quality and maintenance...

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...

MA-Shops: The Diverse Iconography of Banknotes

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   My previous story was about some specific banknotes from the Netherlands. Today I want to...

CoinWeek News Wire for September 2, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for September 2, 2016 Brain Food 1.) What to do with an ink-stained bank note? Would you know what to do with...

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...