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BBCCash is king for the future, says UK banknote printer De La Rue
United Kingdom
Dec. 30, 2015

You might not know the company’s name, but you are definitely familiar with its biggest product – the £64bn of UK banknotes in circulation.

De La Rue is the company which produces the £5, £10, £20 and £50 notes for the Bank of England; and despite the rise of contactless payment and people’s willingness to pay by plastic, it has no worries about the future of printed money.

NZ HeraldOld NZ coins, notes net big dollars at Aussie auction
March 31, 2009

If you are looking to invest in old New Zealand coins or banknotes, an Australian sale has the goods but you will need deep pockets. A three-day auction of important Australian and world coins, medals and banknotes which began in Sydney today, features a range of New Zealand currency, long withdrawn from circulation but often selling for thousands of times their face value.

A 1935 threepence was expected to sell at the Noble Numismatics auction for at least $2000. The coin was toned with full original mint bloom, said the auctioneers. It was "uncirculated and rare in this condition, one of the finest known".

Another uncirculated coin, a 1935 George V Waitangi crown, was expected to sell for $4500.