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 (224 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 = 1.9313 BAM|
|Swiss franc to Bulgarian lev||1 CHF = 1.9501 BGN|
|Swiss franc to Brazilian real||1 CHF = 5.5610 BRL|
|Swiss franc to Philippine peso||1 CHF = 58.5397 PHP|
|Swiss franc to Ghanaian cedi||1 CHF = 13.2206 GHS|
|Swiss franc to UAE dirham||1 CHF = 3.9643 AED|
|Swiss franc to Nepalese rupee||1 CHF = 141.3033 NPR|
|Swiss franc to Bangladeshi taka||1 CHF = 115.8593 BDT|
|Swiss franc to Kenyan shilling||1 CHF = 134.6401 KES|
|Swiss franc to Sri Lankan rupee||1 CHF = 393.9302 LKR|
|Swiss franc to Indonesian rupiah||1 CHF = 16291.2763 IDR|
|Swiss franc to Israeli new shekel||1 CHF = 3.6891 ILS|
|Swiss franc to Macedonian denar||1 CHF = 60.8431 MKD|
|Swiss franc to Afghan Afghani||1 CHF = 97.6750 AFN|
|Swiss franc to Saudi riyal||1 CHF = 4.0498 SAR|
|Swiss franc to British pound||1 CHF = 0.8958 GBP|
|Swiss franc to Malaysian ringgit||1 CHF = 4.5977 MYR|
|euro to Swiss franc||1 EUR = 1.0012 CHF|
|Indian rupee to Swiss franc||1 INR = 0.0112 CHF|
|Pakistani rupee to Swiss franc||1 PKR = 0.0034 CHF|
|US dollar to Swiss franc||1 USD = 0.9265 CHF|
|UAE dirham to Swiss franc||1 AED = 0.2523 CHF|
|Saudi riyal to Swiss franc||1 SAR = 0.2469 CHF|
|Bangladeshi taka to Swiss franc||1 BDT = 0.0086 CHF|
|British pound to Swiss franc||1 GBP = 1.1163 CHF|
|Malaysian ringgit to Swiss franc||1 MYR = 0.2175 CHF|
|Kuwaiti dinar to Swiss franc||1 KWD = 3.0373 CHF|