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 = 1.7568 BAM|
|Swiss franc to Bulgarian lev||1 CHF = 1.7635 BGN|
|Swiss franc to Brazilian real||1 CHF = 6.1148 BRL|
|Swiss franc to Sri Lankan rupee||1 CHF = 210.4919 LKR|
|Swiss franc to Macedonian denar||1 CHF = 55.5089 MKD|
|Swiss franc to Pakistani rupee||1 CHF = 168.6876 PKR|
|Swiss franc to Nigerian naira||1 CHF = 409.3621 NGN|
|Swiss franc to Kenyan shilling||1 CHF = 117.7584 KES|
|Swiss franc to Philippine peso||1 CHF = 52.2366 PHP|
|Swiss franc to Indonesian rupiah||1 CHF = 15471.0789 IDR|
|Swiss franc to Malaysian ringgit||1 CHF = 4.3773 MYR|
|Swiss franc to Bangladeshi taka||1 CHF = 91.0644 BDT|
|Swiss franc to Albanian lek||1 CHF = 111.1212 ALL|
|Swiss franc to Saudi riyal||1 CHF = 4.0316 SAR|
|Swiss franc to UAE dirham||1 CHF = 3.9464 AED|
|Swiss franc to British pound||1 CHF = 0.7766 GBP|
|euro to Swiss franc||1 EUR = 1.1091 CHF|
|Indian rupee to Swiss franc||1 INR = 0.0127 CHF|
|US dollar to Swiss franc||1 USD = 0.9307 CHF|
|South African rand to Swiss franc||1 ZAR = 0.0606 CHF|
|Pakistani rupee to Swiss franc||1 PKR = 0.0059 CHF|
|Saudi riyal to Swiss franc||1 SAR = 0.2480 CHF|
|UAE dirham to Swiss franc||1 AED = 0.2534 CHF|
|British pound to Swiss franc||1 GBP = 1.2877 CHF|
|Bangladeshi taka to Swiss franc||1 BDT = 0.0110 CHF|
|Indonesian rupiah to Swiss franc||1 IDR = 0.0001 CHF|