04. December 2019
Regional Banknote of the Year 2019 Award for 15,000 Riel banknote
On October 29th, 2019, the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) issued a 15,000 Riel Banknote to mark the 15th Anniversary of His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, the King of Cambodia's, ascension to the throne. The note has attracted a lot of attention for its touching d…
31. October 2019
15000 Riel Commemorative Banknote, issued October 2019
On the 29th of October of 2019 the National Bank of Cambodia put into circulation a 15000 Riel banknote to mark the 15th anniversary of the coronation of His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, the King of Cambodia, and symbolising the importance of the King, as the foc…
30. October 2019
Swiss National Bank introduces the new CHF 100
On Tuesday September 3rd, the Swiss National Bank unveiled the sixth, and final, note in the 9th Series of Swiss Franc Banknotes. It entered circulation on September 12th, completing the (link: /products/durasafe text: Durasafe®) family that first appeared in …
10. October 2019
Central Bank of the Bahamas releases new $50 note
Landqart was in Nassau, Bahamas, last week to attend the launch of the latest note in the Central Bank of the Bahamas' CRISP Evolution series: the $50. Canadian Banknote Company printed the note on (link: /products/durasafe text: Durasafe®), our paper-polymer-…
16. May 2019
Keine Tierische Produkte in Durasafe
In den letzten Monaten wurde einiges über Spuren von Tierfetten in Güter des täglichen Verbrauchs geschrieben, in denen man dieses gar nicht vermuten würde, wie zum Beispiel in Banknoten. Wir waren ziemlich sicher, dass diese Fette in keinem unserer Produkte v…
05. March 2019
Swiss National Bank introduces the new CHF1000
The new CHF1000 banknote will start to circulate on the 13th of March, joining the 10, 20, 50, 200 that are already in use throughout the country. The note follows the general theme of "The Many Facets of Switzerland", dedicated to showcasing typically Swiss c…
15. February 2019
We may be saying goodbye to the EUR500 banknote, but here comes the CHF1000!
The fifth note of the 9th Series of Swiss Franc banknotes is scheduled to enter circulation on March 13, 2019. The note, in its traditional purple colour, will seek to showcase Switzerland's communicative flair, with "Language" chosen as the key motif. You wil…
27. July 2018
Der Hitzewelle den Kampf angesagt...!
Um bei den heissen Temperaturen trotzdem die Freude an der Arbeit nicht zu verlieren, spendierte die Firma Landqart AG allen Mitarbeitenden ein Glacé! Eine willkommene Abkühlung bei diesen Temperaturen.
09. April 2018
CHF 10 - Winner of the 2017 IBNS Bank Note of the Year Award
The International Bank Note Society (IBNS) announced the the CHF10 banknote as the winner of its Bank Note of the Year Award.
This prestigious award is made after a vote by the members of the IBNS. There were 170 new notes issued in 2017, approximately one th…
19. March 2018
New 200-franc note to enter circulation in August 2018
With the 50-franc, 20-franc and 10-franc notes now issued, the next denomination in the new series to be released will be the 200-franc note. It will be presented on 15 August and will enter circulation on 22 August 2018. The key motif of the 200-franc note – …
02. February 2018
Landqart wins Central Banking Award for Banknote and Currency Services Provider of the Year
Since 2014 Central Banking Journal has honoured excellent performance by the companies that serve the Central Banking community. The panel of judges decided that (link: /products/durasafe text: Durasafe®), Landqart's multilayer substrate, has broken down the b…
27. October 2017
Swiss National Bank releases new 10-franc note
The Swiss National Bank (SNB) will begin issuing the new 10-franc note on 18 October 2017. It is the third of six denominations in the new banknote series to be released.
The inspiration behind the new banknote series is ‘The many facets of Switzerland’. Each…
30. May 2017
Alle Mitarbeitenden der Landqart erhalten ein nigelnagelneues 20er Nötli - geschenkt!
Gut ein Jahr nach der Emission der CHF 50er Banknote folgt nun mit der 20 Franken Banknote der zweite Notenwert der 9. Serie CHF, gedruckt auf Landqarts (link: /products/durasafe text: Durasafe) Substrat. Für den grossen Einsatz zu Gunsten dieses anspruchsvoll…
10. May 2017
Swiss National Bank releases new 20-franc note
The Swiss National Bank (SNB) will begin issuing the new 20-franc note on 17 May 2017. It is the second of six denominations in the new banknote series to be released.
The inspiration behind the new banknote series is ‘The many facets of Switzerland’. Each de…
25. April 2017
CHF 50 - 2016 IBNS Bank Note of the Year Award
The IBNS today announced that the Swiss 50 franc banknote, issued in 2016, is the winner of its Bank Note of the Year award.
16. January 2017
Announcement of issuance date for 20-franc note
The second note of the 9th series of Swiss Franc banknotes, printed on Landqart's (link: /products/durasafe text: Durasafe®) substrate, the CHF 20, will be released this year. The note will be formally presented to the public at a press conference on Wednesday…
02. November 2016
Globes and Hands - articles about the new Swiss Franc banknotes
An interview with Mr Beat Grossenbacher of the Swiss National Bank (SNB) explains why the SNB introduced a new family of banknotes, and how they went about implementing this most complex of projects; meanwhile Dr Dieter Sauter of Orell Fussli relates the devel…
13. April 2016
First CHF50 banknotes start circulating yesterday
The day has finally arrived! The first banknote of the ninth series of Swiss Francs started circulating yesterday.
The Swiss National Bank teased us last week with images and details of the new CHF50 banknote, but until today we could not actually touch one. …
13. April 2016
Geschenk und Dankeschön für alle LQ Mitarbeitenden
Am Tag der schweizweiten Emission der neuen 50 Franken Banknote wartete auf die Mitarbeitenden der Landqart AG ein ganz besonderes Geschenk. Im Namen der Geschäftsleitung übergaben Karin Russenberger, Leiterin Personal und Susi Borghi, Assistentin der Geschäft…
06. April 2016
New Swiss Franc 50 banknote unveiled today
The Swiss National Bank today unveiled the new CHF50 banknote, the first banknote of the ninth series of Swiss Francs to enter circulation. The note was presented to the public for the very first time, along with an explanation of the main design and security …
24. March 2016
A good year for Durasafe®
Infosecura reports in its March edition that with the new Swiss Franc series finally coming into circulation, (link: products/durasafe text: Durasafe®) can show that it is a serious contender among the competitors in the field of banknote substrates. The launc…
16. March 2016
Kazakh 20,000 Tenge banknote wins Regional Banknote of the Year award
The National Bank of Kazakhstan received the prestigious award at the European High Security Print conference which took place in Bucharest, Romania this week. The award is made in recognition of the design, technical sophistication and security of a banknote.…
15. December 2015
National Bank of Kazakhstan launches first banknote on Landqart’s Durasafe®
The National Bank of Kazakhstan (NBK) put into circulation on December 1st, 2015, a new high-denomination banknote with a face value of 20,000 Tenge, said to be the most advanced and secure banknote of the current family of Tenge banknotes, and indeed one of t…
15. December 2015
Swiss National Bank announces introduction of new series of banknotes
The Swiss National Bank issued a statement on December 11th, 2015, confirming that the new 50 Franc banknote will be shown for the first time at a press conference on April 6th, 2016, and issued into circulation on April 12th, 2016.