Iraqi 10,000 Dinar Note Mosque Destroyed by ISIS

By CoinWeek News Staff .....   On June 21, 2017, retreating ISIS fighters detonated a series of explosive charges that destroyed the Great Mosque of al-Nuri...

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...

World Banknote Oddities

By Peter Symes .....   Manufacturing banknotes is a demanding job. Just look at the error notes for sale throughout the world, and it is obvious...

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...

CoinWeek News Wire for March 16, 2018: Crypto Ban Hammer, 1K...

By Coinweek News Wire for March 16, 2018 ....   Current Events 1.) No plans to scrap 1p and 2p coins, Downing Street says The government is not planning...

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...

Women on Money: Members of Bank of Canada 2018 Banknote Advisory...

By The Bank of Canada.......   On April 4, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, Stephen S. Poloz, and Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins announced...

Nicaragua to Issue New Banknotes Oct. 26

By Central Bank of Nicaragua....   The Central Bank of Nicaragua (Banco Central de Nicaragua) has announced that as of October 26, 2015, new banknotes 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...

Paper Money – New 200-Zloty Banknote to Enter Circulation Feb. 12

By Polish National Bank....   On Friday, February 12, the Polish National Bank (Narodowy Bank Polski, or NBP) will begin to introduce new 200-zloty (200 zł)...

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...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 2, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 2, 2016 Current Events 1.) Zimbabwe police fire tear gas at bank note protest "We are not going to embrace bond...

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,...

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...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 14, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for April 14, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Test How Much You Know About Bitcoin As the world’s monetary systems teetered on the...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Commemorative Banknote Produced for Charity

By De La Rue, plc .....   Official Jedi Commemorative Note Launched to mark the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi The most anticipated film of...

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,...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Presents April 2018 Hong Kong Paper Money Auction

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is proud to announce their April 2018 Hong Kong Paper Money Auction. It presents a very diverse auction and the...

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,...

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...

Trans-Dniester Notes Issued to Commemorate 70th Anniversary of the End of...

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...

World Paper Money – A Once in a Lifetime Occurrence, One...

As the new year draws near, Spink is able to look back at 2015 fondly and with satisfaction, however they will not be nostalgic...

Henrik Holt Christensen Joins Stack’s Bowers as Europe Paper Money Consignment...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce that Henrik Holt Christensen has joined the company as Consignment Director of Europe. Drawing on his extensive...

Stack’s Bowers NYINC Auction of Ancient Coins, World Coins and Paper...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries is pleased to announce the results of their January 2019 New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) Auction. An important and diverse...

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...

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...

PMG Releases Complete World Paper Money Price Guide

Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) has announced that it has released the first online price guide for world notes. The World Paper Money Price Guide...

Paper Currency – PMG Grading On-site at ANA World’s Fair of...

PMG will be at booth # 933 at the ANA World's Fair of Money, in Anaheim, CA at the Anaheim Convention Center August 9...

Paper Money Auction – U.S. Rarities, Shipwreck Banknotes in Sedwick Sale...

Rare U.S., world and even shipwreck recovered bank notes will appear in Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC’s Treasure, World, U.S. Coin and Paper Money Auction...

Extremely Special CH#55-20-02 1884 5 Dollar Banknote at Stack’s Bowers NYINC...

In the Stack's Bowers Galleries Official Auction at the January 2020 New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC), we will be offering a very special...