Latest Banknote of 2015 Nominations

Canada's 20 Dollar, Sweden's 20 Kronor and Ukraine's 100 Hrivna note are the latest nominations for the IBNS Banknote of 2015

Book Reviews Needed

Do you know of any recent books on paper money that have not yet been reviewed?

Do you know of any older books that have never been reviewed in the IBNS Journal but feel ought to have been? Are you the author or publisher of a recent book on paper money and would like to see it reviewed? If so, please email Mark Irwin at



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1 The IBNS Symbols
2 What Kinds of Banknotes Should I Collect?
3 A History of Printed Money
4 Articles and Research
5 Origins of World Currency Names
6 IBNS Grading Standards