Recently more and more collectors have reported problems attempting to scan modern banknotes. The problem is caused by newer hardware and software that contains built-in Counterfeit Deterrence System (CDS) technology foisted upon the public by the Central Bank Counterfeit Deterrence Group (CBCDG), a group of 31 central banks and note-printing
WABE has published an interesting article on using banknotes to teach about Black history. Courtesy of Harcourt Fuller.
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IPMS 2020 Postponed Indefinitely Dear Friends,We have determined that we are forced to cancel the 44th annual IPMS show scheduled for June 10-13 in Kansas City, Missouri at the Sheraton Crown Center Hotel and Convention Center. We are providing written notification to the hotel today, April 16th, so our room block will be cancelled,
According to a press release dated 26 November 2019, security printer De La Rue announced its half year results for the six months ending 28 September 2019. Clive Vacher, Chief Executive Officer of De La Rue, said: “The business has experienced an unprecedented period of change with the Chairman, CEO,
According to a Coin World article dated 15 March 2019, “The firm F + W media, a major periodical and book publisher whose titles include Numismatic News, Bank Note Reporter, and the seminal references Standard Catalog of World Coins and Standard Catalog of World Paper Money, has filed for Chapter
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Dr. Robert Schwartz (201) 944-4800 email@example.com U.S., CHINESE & WORLDWIDE BANKNOTES, SCRIPOPHILY, AUTOGRAPHS AND SECURITY PRINTING EPHEMERA WILL BE OFFERED AT ARCHIVES INTERNATIONAL AUCTIONS 50TH MILESTONE AUCTION ON DECEMBER 3 & 4, 2018 The auction will be held by Archives International Auctions, in NYC and their
Members of the International Bank Note Society (IBNS) have until 25 March 2018 to vote for the Banknote of 2017 award.
According to reports, Dutch security printer Joh. Enschedé plans to quit banknote production due to overcapacity in the sector, and will instead focus on printing stamps and visa documents. Courtesy of Claudio Marana.
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