The “Green Banknote” by Giesecke+Devrient reduces CO2 emissions by a third compared to other banknotes and consists of much less plastic. To achieve this the banknote uses certified natural fibres.
For 2021 Giesecke+Devrient announces sales almost reaching the high level of the pre-pandemic period. The company is increasingly investing in research and development.
At the “High Security Printing” conference, two banknotes were awarded “Best Commemorative Banknote” for their technical sophistication. Giesecke+Devrient presented a world first in security technique.
With 300,000 banknotes, the HVB Stiftung Geldscheinsammlung is arguably the world’s largest collection of its kind. It is curated by the Giesecke+Devrient Stiftung and will therefore take on the new name Giesecke+Devrient Stiftung Geldscheinsammlung.