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 = 1.7815 BAM|
|Swiss franc to Brazilian real||1 CHF = 5.6733 BRL|
|Swiss franc to Sri Lankan rupee||1 CHF = 214.1128 LKR|
|Swiss franc to Indonesian rupiah||1 CHF = 15299.3533 IDR|
|Swiss franc to Macedonian denar||1 CHF = 56.1225 MKD|
|Swiss franc to Bulgarian lev||1 CHF = 1.7858 BGN|
|Swiss franc to Ethiopian birr||1 CHF = 49.1802 ETB|
|Swiss franc to Nigerian naira||1 CHF = 441.6341 NGN|
|Swiss franc to Philippine peso||1 CHF = 53.6906 PHP|
|Swiss franc to Bangladeshi taka||1 CHF = 91.5321 BDT|
|Swiss franc to Malaysian ringgit||1 CHF = 4.4745 MYR|
|Swiss franc to Albanian lek||1 CHF = 110.9908 ALL|
|Swiss franc to UAE dirham||1 CHF = 3.9398 AED|
|Swiss franc to Saudi riyal||1 CHF = 4.0221 SAR|
|Swiss franc to British pound||1 CHF = 0.7809 GBP|
|Swiss franc to Kuwaiti dinar||1 CHF = 0.3228 KWD|
|euro to Swiss franc||1 EUR = 1.0932 CHF|
|Indian rupee to Swiss franc||1 INR = 0.0126 CHF|
|US dollar to Swiss franc||1 USD = 0.9323 CHF|
|Pakistani rupee to Swiss franc||1 PKR = 0.0055 CHF|
|UAE dirham to Swiss franc||1 AED = 0.2538 CHF|
|Saudi riyal to Swiss franc||1 SAR = 0.2486 CHF|
|British pound to Swiss franc||1 GBP = 1.2805 CHF|
|Bangladeshi taka to Swiss franc||1 BDT = 0.0109 CHF|
|Nigerian naira to Swiss franc||1 NGN = 0.0023 CHF|
|Kuwaiti dinar to Swiss franc||1 KWD = 3.0976 CHF|