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April 2014 Highlights

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Planning Note Designs for Automated Payment Systems

The introduction of a new banknote must consider how it will be used and authenticated in machines. Robert Morrow of MEI provides his view on some of the challenges.

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Other articles available to subscribers only include:

NEWS

  • RBA Reports on Next Generation Banknotes
  • Counterfeiting Prompts New £1 Coin
  • Scottish Independence - the End of a Banknote Era?
  • BPS X9 Wins Prestigious Design Award
  • New Board and Focus for EURICPA

 

COUNTERFEITING, TECHNOLOGY AND COMPANY NEWS

  • New Mexican 50 Peso Leads to Sharp Drop in Counterfeits
  • The Benefits of Punching Banknotes
  • Loomis to Expand into International Services
  • New Company Sets Up to Supply Coin Blanks
  • SICPA Builds Authentication Portfolio
  • Lithuania Gets Ready for Euro
  • Spectra Completes Inksure Acquisition
  • Irish in Favour of Rounding
  • Botswana's New Coins

PLUS

  • On the Record: Security Papers and the Hidden Defenders - we talk to Gary Spinks of Security Papers UK
  • Technology Review: COLR Technology - A Magneto-Dynamic Optically Variable Feature
  • Technology Review: Successful Pilot for CoinTune
  • Banknote of the Month: New Pacific Franc Balances Three Identities Into One
  • Note and Coin News: Israel Scores a World First with Kinegram VOLUME
  • Conferences: Santiago Gets Ready for 3rd HSP; Currency Research in 2014

 

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