INFORMATION ABOUT JAMAICAN DOLLAR
We show the updated today’s value/price of Jamaican dollar (JMD).You can get the exchange from Jamaican dollar to another currency by introducing the value or amount of Jamaican dollar (JMD) in the box and clicking the convert button. This way you can get the Jamaican dollar’s price in relation to other currencies.
INTRODUCTION TO THE JAMAICAN DOLLAR
The Jamaican dollar is the official currency of Jamaica since 1969, replacing the Jamaican pound. It is used by approximately 2 million eight hundred thousand people. You can check the today value of the Jamaican dollar and check its price.
The Jamaican dollar was also used in the Cayman Islands until May 1972, when abandoned it to use its own currency, the Caiman dollar.
The Bank of Jamaica is an organization founded in 1961. Among its principal functions there are issue and exchange bills and coins, maintain and manage the reserves of the country, influence the volume and condition of the credit supply to promote the greater expansion of production, business and employment. It is also responsible for maintain the monetary stability of the country, encourage the development of the monetary and capital market of Jamaica and act as the Government’s bank.
Countries that use the currency: Jamaica
Name: JAMAICAN DOLLAR
Symbol: $, J$, JA$
Bills: $ 50, $ 100, $ 500, $ 1.000, $ 5.000
Coins: cent = 1/100 of one dollar. 1c, 10c, 25c. $ 1, $ 5, $ 10, $ 20
Issuing Agent: Bank of Jamaica Web: http://www.boj.org.jm/