The Paris notes will have a reserve fund of 100 percent of the currency in circulation.
The $50 note is said to be the most profitable denomination for counterfeiters in Australia since it offers the greatest possible return with the least risk of being detected.
Goznak, the state entity responsible for producing Russia’s coins and paper money, is offering a phone app that will allow Russians to check the new 200- and 2,000-ruble notes for authenticity.
The BEP is adding to its 2018 product lineup with the introduction of the “America’s Founding Fathers 2018 Currency set,” continuing a long-running series.
Remnants of notes that were part of the $200,000 ransom paid in 1971 to skyjacker D.B. Cooper and later found by an 8-year-old boy were on exhibit in January.
The 33rd Annual Professional Currency Dealers Association National Currency and Coin Convention will be held at the Hilton Chicago O’Hare, 5550 N. River Road, Rosemont, Illinois, from March 1 to 3.
A new $10 note, the fourth in the Solomon Islands’ new family of bank notes, entered circulation in the Pacific Ocean island nation at the end of last year, joining the already released $20, $50 and $100 denominations.
Ukraine went retro to commemorate the 100th anniversaries of the Ukrainian Revolution of 1917 to 1921 and the first Ukrainian paper money.
Also this week, precious metal traders have reason to be encouraged by the direction the market is going.
The first uncut sheets of Series 2017 $1 Federal Reserve notes will go on sale at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing at 8 a.m. on Jan. 30.