European Central Bank to retire 500-euro note (B107) in 2018

European_Monetary_Union_ECB_500_euros_2002.00.00_B107z1_P7z_Z_93000715911_f
European_Monetary_Union_ECB_500_euros_2002.00.00_B107z1_P7z_Z_93000715911_r
According to a press release dated 4 May 2016, the European Central Bank will discontinue production and issuance of the 500-euro banknote (B107) in 2018, though existing notes will remain legal tender. The new Europa series will not include the 500-euro denomination.



Courtesy of Christof Zellweger.