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 Brazilian real||1 CHF = 5.9618 BRL|
|Swiss franc to Bulgarian lev||1 CHF = 1.8090 BGN|
|Swiss franc to Bosnia-Herzegovina convertible mark||1 CHF = 1.8096 BAM|
|Swiss franc to Macedonian denar||1 CHF = 57.0072 MKD|
|Swiss franc to Nigerian naira||1 CHF = 424.8594 NGN|
|Swiss franc to Sri Lankan rupee||1 CHF = 203.1021 LKR|
|Swiss franc to Indonesian rupiah||1 CHF = 15557.2512 IDR|
|Swiss franc to Philippine peso||1 CHF = 52.8053 PHP|
|Swiss franc to Pakistani rupee||1 CHF = 176.3864 PKR|
|Swiss franc to Afghan Afghani||1 CHF = 84.3710 AFN|
|Swiss franc to Albanian lek||1 CHF = 114.4460 ALL|
|Swiss franc to Ghanaian cedi||1 CHF = 6.4239 GHS|
|Swiss franc to Nepalese rupee||1 CHF = 129.8714 NPR|
|Swiss franc to West African CFA franc||1 CHF = 606.6935 XOF|
|Swiss franc to UAE dirham||1 CHF = 4.0246 AED|
|Swiss franc to Saudi riyal||1 CHF = 4.1094 SAR|
|Swiss franc to Bangladeshi taka||1 CHF = 92.9430 BDT|
|euro to Swiss franc||1 EUR = 1.0812 CHF|
|US dollar to Swiss franc||1 USD = 0.9127 CHF|
|Indian rupee to Swiss franc||1 INR = 0.0123 CHF|
|British pound to Swiss franc||1 GBP = 1.2163 CHF|
|South African rand to Swiss franc||1 ZAR = 0.0593 CHF|
|South Sudanese pound to Swiss franc||1 SSP = 0.0070 CHF|
|UAE dirham to Swiss franc||1 AED = 0.2485 CHF|
|Pakistani rupee to Swiss franc||1 PKR = 0.0057 CHF|
|Saudi riyal to Swiss franc||1 SAR = 0.2433 CHF|
|Bangladeshi taka to Swiss franc||1 BDT = 0.0108 CHF|