Top 10 Highest Value Currencies in the World

Top 10 Currencies

Here is the list of Top 10 Highest Value Currencies in the World.

10. US Dollar

dollar ratesThe currency of the United States, the US dollar is the 10th highest value currency in the world.

1 USD = 1.00 USD

It is the most traded currency in the world, but its value has depreciated in the recent past. The most used and popular currency rate exchange for USD is from USD to Euro. The symbol of USD is $, Central bank is the Federal Reserve System, and subunit is cent.

9. Swiss Franc CHF

The currency of Switzerland and Liechtenstein Swiss Franc or CHF is the 9th highest value currency in the world.

1CHF = 1.01 USD

This currency is famous for protecting the secrecy of the client. The bank-client privacy is protected like a doctor, patient’s privacy. Thus Swiss Bank accounts guarantee secrecy, privacy and has become a safe haven for international money. The symbol of Swiss Franc is Fr., CHF, SFr., central bank is Swiss NationsBank, and subunit is Rappen.

8. European Euro

The official currency of the European Union is the 8th highest value currency in the world.

1 EURO = 1.17 USD

The euro currency is accepted in 19 countries that are Austria, Belgium, Cyprus,Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia and Spain. The symbol of the Euro is €. The central bank is the European Central Bank and the subunit is cent.

7. Cayman Islands Dollar – KYD

The currency of Cayman Islands, KYD is the 7th highest value currency in the world.

1 KYD = 1.20 USD

The Cayman Islands is also one of the highly popular tax havens in the world. Most popular Cayman Islands Dollar exchange rate is the KYD to USD rate. The symbol of the Cayman Island dollar is also $. The central bank is the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority and the subunit is Cent.

6. Pound Sterling

The official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha, pound sterling is the 6th highest value currency in the world.

1 Pound Sterling = 1.31 USD

EUR to GBP rate is the most used and popular exchange rate of Pound Sterling. After USD, Euro, and Yen, sterling is the most traded currency in the world. The symbol of the currency is  £, the central bank is Bank of England and the subunit is a penny.

5. Gibraltar Pound 

The currency of Gibraltar is the 5th highest value currency in the world.

1 Gibraltar pound = 1.32 USD

The highly popular Gibraltar Pound exchange rate is the GIP to EUR rate. The symbol of the currency is £ and the subunit is a penny. The currency is issued by the Government of Gibraltar.

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4. Jordanian Dinar

The official currency of Jordan, Jordanian Dinar is the 4th highest value currency in the world.

1 Jordanian Dinar = 1.42 USD

JOD to EUR rate is the most used and popular Jordanian Dinar exchange rate. The currency code for Dinar is JOD, the symbol is د.ا, the central bank is Central Bank of Jordan and the subunit is Piastre and Qirsh.

3. OMR

The official currency of Oman, Rial or OMR is the 3rd highest value currency in the world.

1 OMR = 2.60 USD

The INR to OMR Rate is the most popular Rial exchange rate. The symbol of Omani Rial is ر.ع. The central bank is Central Bank of Oman and the subunit is baisa.

 2. Dinar or BHD

The official currency of Bahrain is the 2nd highest value currency in the world.

1 BHD  = 2.65 USD

INR to BHD rate is the most popular Bahrain Dinar exchange rate. As Indians are the largest expatriates in Bahrain, the IND to BHD exchange rate is highly popular. BHD is the currency code for the dinar, BD is the currency symbol, and the central bank is Central Bank of Bahrain.

1. Kuwaiti Dinar

The official currency of Kuwait, Kuwaiti Dinar or KWD is the highest value currency in the world.

1 KWD = 3.30 USD

Due to high number of Indian expatriates in Kuwait, INR to KWD is the most popular exchange rate of Kuwait Dinar. The currency code of Dinars is KWD, the currency symbol is KD, the central bank is the Central Bank of Kuwait.