- January 06, 2019
After 17 years of existence, the production of 500 euro banknotes will officially be closed on January 27th. The European Central Bank had made a decision in May 2016 on its outcome. 17 of the 19 european central banks will stop issuing the largest denomination in the euro banknote range.
The only left countries that will continue to print a €500 banknote are Germany and Austria, but just until April 2019! These 2 countries are still in favour of cash payments, which represent 80% to 85% of their transactions. Germany was...
- November 13, 2018
Since 11 November 2018, the Greek government has provided the following list of 2019 numismatic issues. The Greek issuing institute officially unveiled its 2019 monetary...
- September 24, 2018
The Federal Ministry of Finance plans to issue five €20 silver coins, three gold coins, a €5 collector coin with polymer inner ring and...
- June 25, 2018
The Royal Mint is to highlight the part played by a charismatic British Intelligence Officer who fought alongside guerrilla forces in the Middle East...