INFORMATION ABOUT FALKLAND ISLANDS POUND
We show the updated today’s value/price of Falkland Islands pound (FKP).You can get the exchange from Falkland Islands pound to another currency by introducing the value or amount of Falkland Islands pound (FKP) in the box and clicking the convert button. This way you can get the Falkland Islands pound’s price in relation to other currencies.
INTRODUCTION TO THE FALKLAND ISLANDS POUND
The British pound was introduced in the Falkland Islands after the British occupation of the islands in 1833. Since 1974, the coins were minted specifically for the Falkland Islands. It is used by approximately 2500 people. You can check the today value of the Falkland Islands pound and check its price.
During a short argentine occupation in 1982 the Argentinean peso Ley 18188 (ARL) circulated.
The Government of the Falkland Islands is the responsible, among other functions, for the issuance of the currency of the islands.
Countries that use the currency: Falkland Islands, South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands (along with the British pound –GBP).
Name: FALKLAND ISLANDS POUND
Symbol: £, FK£
Bills: FK£ 5, FK £ 10, FK£ 20, FK£ 50
Coins: penny = 1/100 of one FK£. 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p. FK£ 1, FK£ 2
Issuing Agent: Government of the Falkland Islands Web: http://www.falklands.gov.fk/