After enduring a year of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s time for some good news! In honor of Saint Patrick’s Day (March 17), we are offering two deep discount codes, both good through the end of the month: The Ireland Republic and Northern Ireland chapters of The Banknote Book are available for just US$1 each
Holography plays a central role in protecting banknotes against counterfeiting, says Dr Paul Dunn of the International Hologram Manufacturers Association, who considers current developments. Holograms are at the forefront of an integral array of overt features that appear on current banknotes, providing a highly effective, evolving weapon in the battle to thwart
WABE has published an interesting article on using banknotes to teach about Black history. Courtesy of Harcourt Fuller.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 17, 2020CONTACT: Deborah MuehleisenE-mail: email@example.com ANA Board of Governors to Consider Alternate Options The American Numismatic Association (ANA) announced today the suspension of the 2020 World’s Fair of Money®. The show, originally scheduled for August 4-8 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is the largest annual coin and paper-currency event
The London branch of the IBNS has decided to postpone its annual World Paper Money Fair until 1 October 2021. If you have paid a deposit, they will refund you in full (please contact Gareth Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org), otherwise they will transfer it to 2021 in order to hold a table for the 50th fair in
As the entire world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic through various shelter-in-place or quarantine orders, many of you have been passing the time with your banknote collections. I appreciate all the input I’ve received as a result, from prefix range extensions to images of new note varieties. Keep those content
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 Jos F. M. Eijsermans, the spring PaperMoneyFair scheduled for 4-5 April 2020 in Valkenburg has been cancelled due to concerns regarding the global coronavirus pandemic.
An international conference will urge global policymakers to continue to adopt ‘bold and imaginative measures’ to secure access to cash and its acceptance in the future, as many societies are seeing radical change in the payments and monetary landscape. The ‘Future of Cash’ conference, which will be held on 21 – 22