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BSP sets Dec 29 as 'final, non-extendable' deadline to swap old peso bills

Dec 28, 2017 - 7:08 PM

The previous 3 deadline extensions set by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas after the original deadline of December 31, 2016, were March 31, June 30, and finally to December 29, 2017

Public can exchange old peso bills at BSP on December 26

Dec 22, 2017 - 3:00 PM

(UPDATED) The old banknotes lost their monetary value last June 30. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas will exchange them one last time next week.

BSP gives public more time to exchange old peso bills

Mar 23, 2017 - 6:20 PM

Filipinos now have until June 30 2017 to exchange their New Design Series NDS banknotes After June 30 these bills will have no monetary value

NEW DEADLINE. Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo shows old and new banknotes in a press conference. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

Peso bills with Duterte's signature out next week

Dec 14, 2016 - 8:10 PM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas also reminds the public that it only has until the end of this month to replace old banknotes with the New Generation Currency NGC bills

BSP to release P100 bill with stronger violet color on Feb 1

Jan 29, 2016 - 9:37 PM

The new bill will make it easier to distinguish from the P1 000 banknote in response to suggestions from the public

Photo from the BSP

Proposed PH coins to be more counterfeit-resistant – BSP

Oct 29, 2015 - 9:19 PM

The central bank also says that some coins will have to go because they already outlived their usefulness as far as the public is concerned

RATIONALIZATION. BSP Deputy Diwa Guinigundo says "there will be rationalization in terms of number. Some denominations will have to go because they have outlived their usefulness as far as the general public is concerned.” Images of coins from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

BSP: 'Old' PH peso bills valid until Dec 31

May 21, 2015 - 5:18 PM

From January 1 to December 31 2016 unused old banknotes would have to be exchanged in authorized banks and the BSP After that period these bills will have no monetary value

Bangko Central ng Pilipinas Deputy Governor, Diwa Guinigundo shows old and new banknote in a press conference at the Central Bank on Thursday. The old banknote will be demonetized by the end of the year 2015. Guinigundo urged the public to start exchange their old banknotes in any authorized agent bank even if they are not depositors. At 2016 any banknote series can no longer be used for daily transactions. Starting january 1, 2017 demonetized, no more value. Only the new banknote series will remain as legal tender in the country. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

BSP starts shift to ‘New Generation Currency’ bills Jan 1

Dec 29, 2014 - 9:00 PM

The ‘New Design Series’ or the nearly 3 decade old banknotes will no longer have any monetary value effective January 1 2017