The German currency before the euro was the Deutsche mark or German mark. One mark was divided into 100 pfennig, just as one euro is divided into 100 cents. The Deutsche mark ceased to be legal tender immediately upon th... More »

According to the Encyclopædia Britannica, the currency of modern Greece was the drachma before the euro replaced it in 2002. The drachma was introduced in 1832, replacing the short-lived currency called the phoenix, whic... More »

German coins are minted in the Euro currency as of 2002 and are available in amounts of 1 cent, 2 cents, 5 cents, 10 cents, 20 cents, 50 cents, 1 euro and 2 euros. The coins carrying a 10-, 20- or 50-cent face value feat... More »

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As of 2014, Switzerland's currency is the Swiss franc, not the euro. Because the countries surrounding Switzerland use the euro, many businesses, especially those near the country's borders, accept euros. More »

Stay informed about the current euro rate by keeping up with key factors that affect currency valuations at Reuters.com. Follow the euro's valuation relative to other major currencies such as the U.S. dollar and Japanese... More »

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Viewing a price comparison chart between the Euro and the dollar requires a currency calculator. There are many sites, such as X-rate.com and fx-rate.com, with free online currency calculators that can provide an answer ... More »

To find out the Euro rate for today, visit websites such as X-Rates.com or XE.com, and then use the online currency conversion tool to compare the exchange rates. The two websites provide the latest exchange rates for di... More »

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