Currency of Switzerland: Swiss franc, today's rate Fr
The Swiss Franc is the currency used in the following 2 countries: Liechtenstein, Switzerland. The code of Swiss franc is CHF. We use Fr as symbol of Swiss franc. The Swiss Franc is divided in 100 rappens. CHF is regulated by Swiss National Bank.
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- the Swiss franc was introduced in 17 Mar 1799 (221 years ago).
- There are 7 coins for the Swiss franc ( 5Rp. , 10Rp. , 20Rp. , 50Rp. , Fr1 , Fr2 and Fr5 ),
- the Swiss franc has 6 banknotes ( Fr10 , Fr20 , Fr50 , Fr100 , Fr200 and Fr1000 )
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Switzerland: the country where all that glitters is gold, or at least money - but actually this isn't really the case. Money in Switzerland can be found mainly held in banks, these pillars of the Helvetic economy. There are more than 300 different banks as of 2012. They are at the top of the global ranking as far as managing their private clients' fortunes through the two main banks, UBS and Credit Suisse.
Banknotes are very modern, very detailed and are at the cutting edge of technology. They are special because they are printed vertically.
As for coins, they have been kept somewhat neutral with regard to the many languages spoken in Switzerland (French, German, Italian and Romansche) by having their texts written out ... in Latin. The Swiss are famous for not wanting to offend anyone.
The franc (or Franken in German, franco in Italian or franc in Romansche) is subdivided into 100 centimes (or Rappen or centisimi or raps). The name probably dates from 1850 when Switzerland unified its various currencies with a value equal to the franc in France.
|Swiss franc to Bosnia-Herzegovina convertible mark||1 CHF = 1.8171 BAM|
|Swiss franc to Bulgarian lev||1 CHF = 1.8018 BGN|
|Swiss franc to Indian rupee||1 CHF = 81.7402 INR|
|Swiss franc to Brazilian real||1 CHF = 5.7888 BRL|
|Swiss franc to Nigerian naira||1 CHF = 419.6059 NGN|
|Swiss franc to Pakistani rupee||1 CHF = 177.4344 PKR|
|Swiss franc to Macedonian denar||1 CHF = 56.7561 MKD|
|Swiss franc to Sri Lankan rupee||1 CHF = 205.1727 LKR|
|Swiss franc to West African CFA franc||1 CHF = 604.0676 XOF|
|Swiss franc to Albanian lek||1 CHF = 114.0823 ALL|
|Swiss franc to Egyptian pound||1 CHF = 17.4197 EGP|
|Swiss franc to Malaysian ringgit||1 CHF = 4.5280 MYR|
|Swiss franc to Philippine peso||1 CHF = 53.4248 PHP|
|Swiss franc to Bangladeshi taka||1 CHF = 94.3024 BDT|
|Swiss franc to Moroccan dirham||1 CHF = 10.0163 MAD|
|Swiss franc to Indonesian rupiah||1 CHF = 15747.2143 IDR|
|Swiss franc to Afghan Afghani||1 CHF = 85.6129 AFN|
|Swiss franc to UAE dirham||1 CHF = 4.0841 AED|
|euro to Swiss franc||1 EUR = 1.0859 CHF|
|US dollar to Swiss franc||1 USD = 0.8994 CHF|
|British pound to Swiss franc||1 GBP = 1.2065 CHF|
|Saudi riyal to Swiss franc||1 SAR = 0.2398 CHF|
|Indian rupee to Swiss franc||1 INR = 0.0122 CHF|
|Pakistani rupee to Swiss franc||1 PKR = 0.0056 CHF|
|UAE dirham to Swiss franc||1 AED = 0.2449 CHF|
|Bangladeshi taka to Swiss franc||1 BDT = 0.0106 CHF|
|Malaysian ringgit to Swiss franc||1 MYR = 0.2208 CHF|
|Nigerian naira to Swiss franc||1 NGN = 0.0024 CHF|