Technical Award Winners Announced at Banknote 2014

The Winner in the category of Best New Currency Feature is:-

Louisenthal for their Rolling Star feature

  • Finalists
  • Oberthur - " Swing
  • De La Rue- " Orbital"
  • Goznak- " Zebra"

The Winner in the category of Best New Currency Innovation is

KBA NotaSys for their "Protecta" Varnishing system

  • Finalists
  • KBA NotaSys "PlateCoat"
  • Giesecke & Devrient "Look laser Technology"

Congratulations to all!

Banknote 2014 Panel Discussion.

On the morning of Monday, April 7th,2014 IACA will offer the fourth in the series of Interactive Panel Discussions exclusively for IACA members.

"Preparing for the issue of new banknote designs: challenges associated with incorporating new security features" is the topic for the panel Discussion and IACA is honored to have as panel speakers Michael Lambert, Associate Director,Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System,Tim Driscoll, Vice President Currency,Authentix, Inc.,and Alan Newman,De la Rue, Head of Design lead the discussion.

In the informal atmosphere of the discussion,IACA delegates will have a unique opportunity to interact with the panel members and draw on their extensive understanding of the benefits and risks associated with issuing banknote designs with new security features.


IACA’s goal is to provide a forum for consultation and collaboration on matters of interest to stakeholders in the cash payments cycle and to GIVE BACK to the industry through the benefits provided from our various projects, programs and information resources. 


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IACA News Feed New Format

We are pleased to announce that we have joined with Counting on Currency to present the latest news about cash for our IACA members. Counting on Currency has developed a page dedicated to IACA members with the latest news; it is connected directly to the IACA members page. When you go to the news tab in the IACA members section, you will be redirected to the dedicated section of the Counting on Currency website. We hope you will enjoy this new format.