News

Banknote of 2015 Announced

New Zealand's 5 Dollar Note has been chosen by the IBNS Membership as the Banknote of 2015.  The nominations are now open for the Banknote of 2016 and the first nomination is Maldives 1,000 Rufiyaa Note.
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IBNS Journal 55-1

is on its way to the printers and should be with Members in the next few weeks. Can't wait for the postman? Login to download your copy. Topics include: Albert Pick, Mozambique, Portuguese Colonial Note Issues and Euro Banknotes

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Banknote of 2015 Voting

Voting for the Banknote of 2015 is open until 23:59 BST Sunday 20th March 2016.

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Albert Pick Dies

It is with great sadness that we have been informed of the death of Albert Pick, 93, on 22nd November 2015.  He created the eponymous numbering system still in use today, alongside the original Standard Catalog of World Paper Money.

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The IBNS Chapters

The IBNS encourages members who are geographically concentrated or share common topical interests to join together into groups and to further the achievement of the aims and objectives of the society by forming chapters. IBNS chapters exist in many countries and the Society is always seeking to support the formation of chapters where members show the willingness to do so.

A 2011 Calendar of events was produced by the former Chapters Secretary Dave Kenney.  You can download a copy here (6Mb)

Our current chapters are listed below and details concerning each chapter are available from the links.

If you are interested in forming a new chapter please contact David White (the IBNS Chapters Secretary) at chapters-secretary@ibns.biz 

1 United Kingdom - London Branch
2 Australia - Sydney
3 United Kingdom - Burnley
4 USA - Midwest
5 Australia - Melbourne
6 Turkish
7 Netherlands
8 United Kingdom - East Midlands
9 Arabic Chapter
10 Canada - Vancouver
11 Australia - Perth
12 Arabian Gulf
13 USA - Southern California
14 China - Shanghai
15 Rhodesia-Zimbabwe
16 India
17 Viet Nam
18 Russian Chapter
19 Middle East & North Africa Banknote Collectors Chapter
20 Los Angeles Chapter
21 New York City Chapter
22 North Carolina Chapter
23 Romania Chapter
24 Spain Chapter