Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 188819 search inquires.

Selected term: Moldova
Explanation: Official name: Republic of Moldova. (Part of the former Soviet Union) Monetary unit: 1 ruble = 100 kopecks. The Moldovan coupon was introduced on September 22, 1993, and circulated parallel with the Russian ruble; on November 30, 1993, a new national currency, the leu, was introduced at a 1,000 to 1 ratio with the Moldovan coupon and circulates parallel with it. Current Monetary unit: 1 Moldovan leu (plural lei) = 100 bani

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NUr$ 8152  10.78%
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FKr 3246  4.29%
Euro 3223  4.26%
CFA Franc 3109  4.11%
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Fmk 2931  3.88%
Saudi Arabia 2775  3.67%
Mexico 2753  3.64%
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Greece 2622  3.47%
Spain 2533  3.35%
Brazil 2511  3.32%
Republic of China 2508  3.32%
Hungary 2489  3.29%
gilder 2487  3.29%
Japan 2352  3.11%