Bank of Canada pic 2015

IACA Board Members Richard Wall, Marci Chavez and Eugenie Foster attended the Bank of Canada Annual Economic Conference. They heard presentations on the latest research on money and e-money, including the Bank’s John Kuszczak Memorial Lecture given by Professor Kenneth Rogoff, a leading advocate of eliminating cash.

 

 

 

The Winners of the IACA Excellence in Currency Awards for Coins 2015 were announced at the Coin Conference in Madrid

They Are:

BEST PUBLIC EDUCATION OR WEBSITE
BANCO de MEXICO

BEST COIN INNOVATION
HONG KONG MONETARY AUTHORITY

BEST NEW COMMEMORATIVE OR TEST CIRCULATING COIN
RESERVE BANK OF NEW ZEALAND & THE ROYAL CANADIAN MINT

BEST NEW CIRCULATING COIN or COIN SERIES.
BANK OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA & ROYAL AUSTRALIAN MINT

TO READ MORE ABOUT THE WINNERS CLICK ON THE CURRENCY AWARDS TAB IN THE NAVIGATION BAR.

Vancouver Videos

We are very pleased to present videos of 2 important IACA events from the Currency Conference in Vancouver. The first shows IACA’s ceremony honoring our 2015 Excellence in Currency Awards finalists, together with the 2015 IACA Currency Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony for Chris Crane, Jacques Von Droogenbroeck, and Wayne Tompkin. The videos can be found by following these links:

Currency Awards Video: http://www.currencyaffairs.org/awards-videos/

Currency Hall of Fame video: http://www.currencyaffairs.org/hof-videos/