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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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2015 €10 collector's coin "150 J. Deut. Gesellsch. zur Rettung Schiffbrüchiger" ("150 Years German Marine Search and Rescue Association")

2015 €10 collector's coin "150 Jahre Deutsche Gesellschaft zur Rettung Schiffbrüchiger" ("150 Years German Marine Search and Rescue Association")

The German government decided on 20 August 2014 to mint a €10 collector's coin bearing the name "150 Jahre Deutsche Gesellschaft zur Rettung Schiffbrüchiger" ("150 Years German Marine Search and Rescue Association") in May 2015. This coin commemorates the long, eventful and moving history of an Association whose lifeguards, both men and women, have leapt into the breach whenever people were in jeopardy in the North and Baltic Seas.

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20 euro banknote, second series

The new €20 banknote

On 24 February 2015, the new €20 banknote from the Europa series was unveiled to the public at the European Central Bank (ECB). It will be issued as of 25 November 2015 by the Eurosystem national central banks.

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International Cash Conference 2014

The Deutsche Bundesbank hosted the second International Cash Conference from 15 to 18 September 2014 in Dresden.

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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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Additional information

Design competition for common commemorative coin  

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Design competition for common commemorative coin "30 years of the EU Flag". You can vote for your favourite design on the website of the European Commission until 27 May 2015.

http://www.coin-competition.eu/en

CashEDI  

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

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Exchanging DM for euro  

Exchanging DM for euro in a Deutsche Bundesbank branch © Frank Rumpenhorst / Bundesbank

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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