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Long-invalid Croatian Banknotes Returned and Exchanged

Between 2007 and 2010, the Croatian National Bank (CNB) withdrew from circulation seven series of 5-, 10-, 50-, 100- and 200-kuna banknotes. All of...

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....

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...

Final Days for Paper Banknotes in Northern Ireland, Scotland

The Association of Commercial Banknote Issuers, on behalf of Bank of Ireland UK and Ulster Bank, has announced that all Northern Ireland paper £50...

A giant leap forward

Nathalie Creste and Claudia Schwendimann In 2015, based on an amended legal basis, the laissez-passer issued by the European Union made a giant leap, from...

Zimbabwe ready to roll out new dollar bills

Zimbabwe will release its new dollar banknotes this month.  The Central Bank of Zimbabwe is about to roll out the Z$2 and Z$5 bills, after...

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...

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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...