Nominations for the Banknote of 2020 close on the 31st January 2021

Latest Nominations are Indonesia's 75,000 Rupiah Note, Saudi Arabia's 20 Riyal Note, Tunisia's 10 Dinar Note and Qatar's 5 Riyal Note

Send your nominations to the Banknote of the Year Co-Ordinator ( 

IBNS Journal 59-4

is available to download: Articles cover Banco de Mexico's Waterlow Banknotes; Petroleum Industry on Banknotes; Alleged Forgery of 50 Serbian Dinars 1942 and World Currency Definitions. Login to download your copy.


Africa Banknote Collectors Chapter

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IBNS Africa Banknote Chapter
The Africa Banknote Collectors Chapter of the IBNS

IBNS Chapter number 36
Established 18 June 2020

Online WEBEX meetings are held monthly and announced on the IBNS Forum and Africa WhatsApp Group

President: Kevin Warfel

Secretary: Carlos Pinto

General Enquiries: Jaime Sanz

Meeting Calendar 2020
Date TopicSpeakerRecordingPassword
June Chapter Introduction and Show of Faces Kevin Warfel / Carlos Pinto    
July The Banknotes of MAURITIUS Jaime Sanz (presentation from David White)    
August  The Banknotes of BELGIAN CONGO Bruce Smart View Recording MhyghPZ6
September The “interims” banknotes of GERMAN EAST AFRICA Mark Lazarus View Recording mXXsFPn7