INFORMATION ABOUT EGYPTIAN POUND
We show the updated today’s value/price of Egyptian pound (EGP).You can get the exchange from Egyptian pound to another currency by introducing the value or amount of Egyptian pound (EGP) in the box and clicking the convert button. This way you can get the Egyptian pound’s price in relation to other currencies.
INTRODUCTION TO THE EGYPTIAN POUND
The Egyptian pound is the legal tender in Egypt. It began circulating in 1836 Egypt used the gold standard between 1885 and 1914. The National Bank of Egypt minted bills for the first time in 1899. It is used by approximately 88 million people. You can check the today value of the Egyptian pound and check its price.
The Central Bank of Egypt is an organization which functions are to ensure the strength of the banking system, to formulate and implement the monetary, credit and banking policies, to issue banknotes and to determine its nominal values and specifications. It also supervises the banking sector, manages the foreign exchange reserves of the country and regulates the functioning of the exchange market.
Countries that use the currency: Egypt, Gaza Strip.
Name: EGYPTIAN POUND
Symbol: LE, £, ج م.
Bills: 5, 10, 25, 50 piastra. 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 £
Coins: piaster = 1/100 de 1 £; millieme = 1/1000 of 1 £. 5, 10, 20, 25, 50 piaster. 1 £
Issuing Agent: Central Bank of Egypt Web: http://www.cbe.org.eg/