INFORMATION ABOUT NICARAGUAN CORDOBA
We show the updated today’s value/price of Nicaraguan cordoba (NIO).You can get the exchange from Nicaraguan cordoba to another currency by introducing the value or amount of Nicaragua cordoba (NIO) in the box and clicking the convert button. This way you can get the Nicaragua cordoba’s price in relation to other currencies.
INTRODUCTION TO THE NICARAGUAN CORDOBA
The cordoba was created in 1912 replacing the currency peso. In 1998 the Frente Sandinista de Liberación Nacional issued the new cordoba removing from circulation all the previous currency. In 1990 the Banco Central de Nicaragua putted in circulation the “cordoba oro” equating it to the U.S. dollar. It is used by approximately 6 million fifty five thousand people. You can check the today value of the Nicaraguan cordoba and check its price.
The cordoba received its name in commemoration of the Captain Francisco Hernandez de Cordoba (Spanish founder of the cities of Granada and Leon Santiago de los Caballeros).
The Banco Central de Nicaragua is an organization created in 1960. It is the State decentralized entity which regulates the monetary system of the country. It has a technical character, indefinite duration, legal personality, own equity and full capacity to acquire rights and obligations.
Countries that use the currency: Nicaragua
Name: NICARAGUAN CORDOBA
Bills: C $ 10, C $ 20, C $ 50, C $ 100, C $ 200, C $ 500
Coins: cent = 1/100 of 1 Córdoba. 5, 10, 25, 50 cents. C $ 1, C $ 5, C $ 10
Issuing Agent: Banco Central de Nicaragua Web: www.bcn.gob.ni