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Banknotes Continue to Cash in on the Benefits of Holography (Part 2)

Holography has proven to be a popular and effective security device when integrated into banknotes. Part of its ongoing appeal is its versatility and...

Central Bank of Libya issues new polymer five-dinar banknotes

On 15th February, the Central Bank of Libya (CBL) released a new five-dinar polymer banknote, timed to coincide with the 10th anniversary of the...

Banknotes Continue to Cash in on the Benefits of Holography (Part 1)

Holograms are at the forefront of an integral array of overt features that appear on current banknotes, providing a highly effective, evolving weapon in...

Is it time for the U.S. to get creative with its currency?

As I write this story, Americans are observing Presidents Day, a federal holiday honoring all of the nation’s past presidents. It would be easy...

New 5000 Kwanza bill into circulation – Update

On 4 February 2021 the new 5000 Kwanza banknote entered into circulation. (It was originally scheduled to be issued starting 1 January 2021.) Since the kwanzas...

Rate of fake Euro Banknotes at all time low

The rate of fake Euro banknotes was at an all-time low in 2020, according to the European Central Bank (ECB). Around 460,000 fake notes were...