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Cash management

Confidence in a currency is rooted in cash. In Germany, it is the Bundesbank’s task to provide an adequate supply of high-quality euro banknotes and coins at all times. The Bundesbank provides retailers and banks with cash, withdraws counterfeit money from circulation and replaces damaged coins and banknotes.

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Events organised by the Cash Department

On 19 May 2014, the Deutsche Bundesbank will be holding its second cash symposium (in German) at the Hilton Hotel in Frankfurt am Main. The programme and the online registration can be found here.

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10 euro banknote, second serie

The new €10 banknote

On 13 January 2014, the new €10 banknote from the Europa series was unveiled to the public at the European Central Bank (ECB). It will be issued as of 23 September 2014 by the Eurosystem national central banks.

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Questionnaire on euro banknote quality

The European Central Bank is interested in your opinion on the quality of euro banknotes. You can participate in the online questionnaire here.

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Collector´s coin " 250th anniversary of the birth of Johann Gottfried Schadow"©Vfs

€10 collector’s coin 2014 to mark the 250th anniversary of the birth of Johann Gottfried Schadow

From 8 May 2014, the German Federal government will issue a €10 collector’s coin on the theme of "250th anniversary of the birth of Johann Gottfried Schadow".

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Euro banknotes

Has payment behaviour in Germany changed in recent years? This is the question to be answered by the second survey on payment behaviour.

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Security features

Images of euro banknotes as well as detailed informations on security features and advices on how to recognise counterfeit money

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Additional information

CashEDI  

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Since 1 January 2013, payment transactions must be carried out ​​electronically.

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Exchanging DM for euro  

DM Bargeld

You can exchange unlimited amounts of DM banknotes and coins for euro indefinitely and free of charge at all Deutsche Bundesbank branches.

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