Bolivia new 200-boliviano note (B421a) confirmed


Courtesy of Claudio Marana and Tod Hunt.

Aruba new banknote family reported for June 2019 introduction

According to a press release dated 12 April 2019, the Centrale Bank van Aruba confirmed that it is “working on a project to issue a new series of florin banknotes to replace the current series. The new series florin banknotes will have a complete new design and contain the latest security features. To realize this important project the CBA has worked closely with local artists, local and international experts, and the internationally renowned banknote producer Crane Currency, and thereby meet as much as possible the high international standards. On May 2, 2019 the CBA will inform the Aruban public about the new series of banknotes in order to prepare for its introduction, which will take place during the month of June 2019.”

Philippines new date (2019) 100-peso note (B1086c) confirmed

Like B1086b, but new date (2019).

Courtesy of Sejin Ahn.

Philippines new date (2018) 20-peso note (B1084b) confirmed

Like B1084a, but new date (2018).

B1084a dated 2017 remains unconfirmed. If anyone has this note, please submit scans to confirm.

Courtesy of Sejin Ahn.

Sudan new 500-pound note (B415) reported


Courtesy of Nikita Shtifanov.

Bangladesh new date (2018) 10-taka note (B349i) confirmed

Like B349h, but new date (2018).

Courtesy of Kamrul Huda.

Australia new sig/date (2016) 50-dollar note (B228m) confirmed

Like B228l, but new date (2016) and new signatures.

Courtesy of Mauricio Diaz-Chavarro.

French Pacific Territories new signature 500-franc note (B105b) confirmed

Like B105a, but new signatures.

Courtesy of Sejin Ahn.

Central African States Chad new signature 5,000-franc note (B109Cd) confirmed

Like B109Cc, but new signatures.

Courtesy of Sabine Leuenberger ().

Dominican Republic new sig/date (2016) 500-dominicano note (B723c) confirmed

Like B723b, but new signatures and new date (2016). Prefix DV.

Courtesy of Peter Mosselberger.

Bulgaria chapter of The Banknote Book is now available

Bulgaria cover
The Bulgaria chapter of The Banknote Book is now available for individual sale and as a free download to subscribers.

This 64-page catalog covers notes issued by the Bulgarian National Bank from 1885 to present, and the Thrace Interallied Administration in 1919. Published 19.04.2019.

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  • Sharp color images of note’s front and back without overlap
  • Face value or date of demonetization if no longer legal tender
  • Specific identification of all vignette elements
  • Security features described in full
  • Printer imprint reproduced exactly as on note
  • Each date/signature variety assigned an individual letter
  • Variety checkboxes for tracking your collection and want list
  • Date reproduced exactly as on note
  • Precise date of introduction noted when known
  • Replacement note information
  • Signature tables, often with names and terms of service
  • Background information for historical and cultural context
  • Details magnified to distinguish between note varieties
  • Bibliographic sources listed for further research

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Guyana new signature 100-dollar note (B114e) confirmed

Like B114d, but new signatures. Prefix B/81.

Courtesy of Numisnota (

Guyana enhanced security 1,000-dollar note (B120) confirmed introduced 04.03.2019

According to an article in the Guyana Times dated 10 February 2019, the Bank of Guyana plans to introduce a 1,000-dollar note with enhanced security features on 4 March 2019. The design is like the current note (B117), but the holographic stripe is replaced by a 6-mm wide blue RAPID security thread with the denomination and the Victoria Regia Lily, the national flower. Furthermore, the windowed security thread on the back of the existing note is replaced by a solid security thread.


Courtesy of Richard Miranda and Numisnota (

West African States Senegal new sig/date (2019) 1,000-franc note (B121Ks) confirmed

Like B121Kr, but new signatures and new date (2019).

Courtesy of Kevin Warfel.

West African States Senegal new sig/date (2017) 2,000-franc note (B122Kq) confirmed

Like B122Kp, but new signatures and new date (2017).

Courtesy of Kevin Warfel.

West African States Senegal new date (2018) 2,000-franc note (B122Kr) confirmed

Like B122Kq, but new new date (2018).

Courtesy of Kevin Warfel.

Bangladesh new date (2018) 100-taka note (B352j) confirmed

Like B352i, but new date (2018).

Courtesy of Robert Mol.

Jamaica new date (01.06.2018) 50-dollar note (B249d) confirmed

Like B249c, but new date. Prefix WM.

Courtesy of Numisnota (

West African States Togo new date (2018) 5,000-franc note (B123Tr) confirmed

Like B123Tq, but new date (2018).

Courtesy of Kevin Warfel.

West African States Benin new date (2018) 10,000-franc note (B124Br) confirmed

Like B124Bq, but new date (2018).

Courtesy of Kevin Warfel.