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Bank of England: Paper £20 and £50 Notes Expire in One Year

The Bank of England has announced that 30 September 2022 will be the last day paper £20 and £50 banknotes will be accepted as...

Swiss National Bank recalls Series 8 banknotes

The Swiss National Bank recalled its eighth-series banknotes as of 30 April 2021. The banknotes from the eighth series thereby lost their status as legal...

Libya is Withdrawing 50-Dinars Banknotes from Circulation

The Central Bank of Libya (CBL) started withdrawing all 50-Dinars banknotes from circulation on April 21, 2024, in response to rampant counterfeiting. The two...

Pre-2020 Oman Banknotes Not Legal Tender by end of 2024

All Oman banknotes issued before 2020 will cease to be legal tender and will be demonetized on December 31, 2024, according to the Central...

Croatia Will Introduce the Euro on 1 January 2023

The Council of the European Union has approved Croatia’s adoption of the euro effective 1 January 2023, when Croatia will join the euro area....

Former Rolls-Royce boss now head of De La Rue

De La Rue has announced their new chief executive as the troubled banknote printer seeks to reshuffle its business to deal with a series...
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Cuba Does Away with Its Dual Currency System

Cuba Does Away with Its Dual Currency System The start of 2021 has delivered a long-awaited change in Cuba: the end of the country’s dual...

Ukraine Replaces Low-value Banknotes with Coins

The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) recently stopped issuing four banknote denominations and is replacing them with coins. The four lowest-value bank note denominations...

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Famous Females on Banknotes

On International Women's Day, we bring you our popular article. Have you ever heard of Tawhida Ben Cheikh? Most likely you haven’t, and I don’t...