Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 254551 search inquires.

Selected title: Spain
Explanation: Official name: Kingdom of Spain. Monetary unit: 1 peseta (Pta plural Ptas) = 100 céntimos. The Euro was launched on January 1, 1999 and became the sole legal tender on January 1, 2002. The fixed rate of exchange is 166.386 peseta to 1 Euro. Current Monetary unit: 1 Euro = 100 cents

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Ptas 7008  7.09%
Euro 4235  4.29%
FKr 4200  4.25%
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Continental dollars 3676  3.72%
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Brazil 3464  3.51%
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Hungary 3379  3.42%
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gilder 3299  3.34%
Japan 3242  3.28%