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.
Due to the latest developments regarding the Corona virus the issuance of the €10 collector coin was postponed. The coin will be issued as of 10 September 2020 at the Deutsche Bundesbank, credit institutes and coin merchants.
The European Central Bank and the national central banks of the Eurosystem began rolling out a second series of euro banknotes in May 2013. The new €100 and €200 banknotes will start circulating on 28 May 2019.
The European Central Bank and the national central banks of the euro area are working together to ensure that the euro banknotes in circulation are of the best possible quality. Your feedback is essential to help us achieve this goal.
It is possible to exchange DM for euro at Deutsche Bundesbank branches and by post via the Mainz Branch. Information on the restricted opening hours of Bundesbank branches can be found on the website of the respective branch.