Banco de Cabo Verde
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Coins

Banco de Cabo Verde has the exclusive right to issue banknotes and coins, including commemorative coins. To their holders, banknotes represent a claim on BCV in the amount of the respective denomination. The coins in circulation have the following denominations: 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200 escudos. BCV’s most recent coin issue is the 200 escudos (200$00) commemorative coin, which was issued in 2005 to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Republic of Cape Verde.