Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Clun


WBCC Newsmail 1238   June 27 2020

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Composed with help from WBCC members from all over the world of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC)
and weekly published by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands, Focal Point of the WBCC, wbcc@hotmail.nl



Past Newsmails can be found at http://www.wbcc-online.com/newsmail/wbccnews.html
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Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,

Welcome into the World of Bi-, Tri- and Tetra-metallics. I hope you enjoy reading this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail

1. Bi.metallic 100 Forint 2019 from Hungary….by Frans Dubois, The Netherlands
Here is a picture of the Bi-metallic 100 Forint 2019 from Hungary.

As with banknotes, the entry into circulation of the Bi-metallic 100 Forint made of new material will take place in two stages,
with the new coin becoming legal tender from 1 October 2019. After announcement of the regulation on coin issue, the Bank
will grant 6 months of preparation time and will provide technological support to participants of the cash supply chain,
particularly to machine operators to prepare their equipment for accepting the 100 forint coins made of new material.
The more up to date 100 forint coins will enter circulation thereafter in May 2020 at the earliest.
The MNB will provide test tokens to upgrade machines to accept the new 100 forint coins made of new materials.

2. Bi-metallic 2Euro from Cyprus…..by Pabitra Saha, UK
Here is a picture of a new Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2020 from Cyprus 2 Euro 2020, 30th Ann of the Cyprus Institute


3. Bi-metallic, 2 Euro 2020 from Finland……..by Martin Peeters The Netherlands
Finland plans to issue its second 2020 commemorative Bi-metallic 2 Euro by the end of the year. Before that, it must do so
with the first one dedicated to the "Centenary of the University of Turku", which according to the latest information points will
be during the month of September. From the second, dedicated to the "Centenary of the birth of Väinö Linna", considered one
of the most influential Finnish writers of the 20th century, we already know the design he will display.


4. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images are shown at:
http://wbcc-online.com/new-releases/new-images.html

"See you" next week,
Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club wbcc@hotmail.nl

The Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC) was established September 14, 1996 and is the very first
Worldwide Collectors Club using the Internet.  Goal of the WBCC is exchange Bi-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics and
exchange knowledge about Bi-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics.

WBCC Organisation:
WBCC Webmaster: Rod Sell, Australia, 
rodsell@rodsell.com
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands, dubois.f@wxs.nl
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK, 85@wbcc.fsnet.co.uk
WBCC Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy,  wbcc73@gmail.com
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands, wbcc@hotmail.nl
WBCC Website: http://wbcc-online.com

The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* 50th World Money Fair January 29 till 31, 2021, Berlin, Germany