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The Euro is the official currency of Eurozone which consists of the 19 of the 28 members of the European Union which includes countries like Germany, France, Belgium, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Austria, Finland, Malta, Cyprus, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ireland, Luxembourg, and Estonia. The euro is the second largest reserve currency as well as the second most traded currency in the world after the United States dollar. The name euro was officially adopted on 16 December 1995 and was introduced on January 1, 1999 as a centralized currency for European countries.

Currency Facts

EUR Stats
Name : Euro
Symbol : € Cent: cent
Minor Unit 1/100 = Cent
Central Bank Rate: 0.00
EUR Profile
Inflation: : 0.10%
Nicknames :Ege (Finnish), Leru (Spanish), Yoyo (Irish English), Teuro (German)
Coins: Freq Used: €1, €2, 5cent, 10cent, 20cent, 50cent
Rarely Used: 1cent, 2cent
Banknotes: :Freq Used: €5, €10, €20, €50, €100
Rarely Used: €200, €500
European Central Bank
Website: : http://www.ecb.eu

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The central bank in Europe is called the European Central Bank(ECB). Currently, 19 EU member states have adopted the Euro. Several sovereign states that are not part of the European Union have since adopted the Euro, including the Principality of Andorra, the Principality of Monaco, the Republic of San Marino, and the Vatican City. It is the second-most traded currency on the forex market, after the US Dollar, and also a major global reserve currency. Other common names for the Euro include Yoyo (Irish English), Leru (Spanish), and Ege (Finnish). Euro currency notes are available in denominations of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 and 500. However, you can load any amount in your Euro prepaid forex cards with BookMyForex can be loaded with an odd amount as well. In India, the Euro can be purchased in the form of currency notes, traveller’s cheques and forex cards. You can also make remittances to Europe from India by either purchasing EUR demand drafts or by doing a EUR swift transfer through BookMyForex.

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