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 (222 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 = 1.7946 BAM|
|Swiss franc to Bulgarian lev||1 CHF = 1.7945 BGN|
|Swiss franc to Sri Lankan rupee||1 CHF = 220.1576 LKR|
|Swiss franc to Nigerian naira||1 CHF = 456.9934 NGN|
|Swiss franc to Pakistani rupee||1 CHF = 173.1907 PKR|
|Swiss franc to Brazilian real||1 CHF = 5.6122 BRL|
|Swiss franc to Kenyan shilling||1 CHF = 119.8126 KES|
|Swiss franc to Bangladeshi taka||1 CHF = 94.2852 BDT|
|Swiss franc to UAE dirham||1 CHF = 4.0859 AED|
|Swiss franc to Macedonian denar||1 CHF = 56.5440 MKD|
|Swiss franc to Zambian kwacha||1 CHF = 25.1013 ZMW|
|Swiss franc to Philippine peso||1 CHF = 53.5669 PHP|
|Swiss franc to Indonesian rupiah||1 CHF = 15865.1508 IDR|
|Swiss franc to Afghan Afghani||1 CHF = 87.7814 AFN|
|Swiss franc to Ghanaian cedi||1 CHF = 6.4548 GHS|
|Swiss franc to Albanian lek||1 CHF = 112.9133 ALL|
|Swiss franc to Saudi riyal||1 CHF = 4.1725 SAR|
|Swiss franc to British pound||1 CHF = 0.7899 GBP|
|euro to Swiss franc||1 EUR = 1.0898 CHF|
|US dollar to Swiss franc||1 USD = 0.8990 CHF|
|South African rand to Swiss franc||1 ZAR = 0.0653 CHF|
|Indian rupee to Swiss franc||1 INR = 0.0123 CHF|
|Pakistani rupee to Swiss franc||1 PKR = 0.0058 CHF|
|UAE dirham to Swiss franc||1 AED = 0.2447 CHF|
|Saudi riyal to Swiss franc||1 SAR = 0.2397 CHF|
|Bangladeshi taka to Swiss franc||1 BDT = 0.0106 CHF|
|British pound to Swiss franc||1 GBP = 1.2659 CHF|
|Malaysian ringgit to Swiss franc||1 MYR = 0.2182 CHF|