Discover the new €100 and €200 banknotes

Datum 13 juni 2019

The new €100 and €200 notes have arrived. These notes have stronger colours than the old ones and offer better protection against counterfeiting. Discover the new banknotes. See the film and read the text.

New technologies

The new banknotes feature the latest banknote technologies and new, advanced security features: a satellite hologram and a special, emerald number. They offer even better protection against counterfeiting. The new €100 and €200 notes are a different size to the old €100 and €200 notes. They are now the same height as the €50 banknote. They also have warmer colours.

Europa series now complete

The Europa series is the new series of banknotes. Europa is a figure from Greek mythology, and her portrait is shown as a hologram and a watermark. The new series has been introduced gradually over several years. The €100 and €200 banknotes are the last banknotes to be issued after the €5, €10 and €50 banknotes, marking the completion of the Europa series.