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Information about Banco Central de Venezuela and the Monetary Unit Bolívar Fuerte

Historical overview

The Banco Central de Venezuela was created on September 7th 1939 with the issue of the Act "Ley del Banco Central de Venezuela" «The Central Bank of Venezuela Act», as a goal to centralize the banknotes and coin issuing, which in that time, many banks where issuing banknotes.

Monetary Unit Name

Bolívar Fuerte

Monetary System

100 Céntimos (BsF) = 1 Bolívar Fuerte

Monetary equivalence

10 Bolívares = 1 Céntimo (BsF)
1000 Bolívares (BsF) = 1 Bolívar Fuerte
100,000 Bolívares Fuerte (BsF) = 1 Bolívar Soberano (BsS)

Time Period

From January 1st 2008 (replaced "Bolívar") through August 19st 2018 (replaced by "Bolívar Soberano").


2 Bolívares Fuertes

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Banknotes of 2 Bolívares Fuertes

5 Bolívares Fuertes

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Banknotes of 5 Bolívares Fuertes

10 Bolívares Fuertes

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Banknotes of 10 Bolívares Fuertes

20 Bolívares Fuertes

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Banknotes of 20 Bolívares Fuertes

50 Bolívares Fuertes

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Banknotes of 50 Bolívares Fuertes

100 Bolívares Fuertes

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Banknotes of 100 Bolívares Fuertes

500 Bolívares Fuertes

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Banknotes of 500 Bolívares Fuertes

1000 Bolívares Fuertes

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Banknotes of 1000 Bolívares Fuertes

5000 Bolívares Fuertes

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Banknotes of 5000 Bolívares Fuertes

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