This 1,000-vatu note (overprinted on B210) commemorates the 40th anniversary of independence. Unlike with preceding issues wherein the first two digits of the serial number represent the last two digits of the year of printing, the 40 on these notes represents the 40th anniversary. Courtesy of Pratham Vyas and ClaudioRead More…

According to a press release dated 29 July 2020, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has begun issuing notes with upgraded windowed security threads, anti-copying and anti-scanning features, and tactile marks. The new notes are like the current series, but with added short horizontal lines that may be felt at theRead More…

In 2020, Van Reijen International Agencies Limited of Guernsey obtained these notes with Taylor signatures from the current Central Bank of Samoa. The can be distinguished from original issues by the use of a prefix and sans serif monoweight serial number font, whereas the originals lack prefixes and have aRead More…

According to a press release dated 24 February 2020, the Reserve Bank of Australia revealed the design of the new 100-dollar note (B234a), which is the final denomination to be redesigned as part of the Next Generation Banknote Program. The banknote will be released into circulation in the second halfRead More…