Central Banking

Bank of Israel unveils details of new shekel banknotes


A series of new banknotes with 'sophisticated' security features and updated designs is due to be issued in the second half of 2013, the Bank of Israel has revealed.

The four notes will be in the current denominations of 20, 50, 100 and 200 shekels, and will include designs of Rachel the Poetess, Shaul Tchernichovsky, Leah Goldberg and Natan Alterman – four Israeli literary figures. All the notes will be 71 millimetres wide but will have different lengths, ranging from 129 to 150mm – a differenc

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: