The Global Expert in Banknote Security 

Crane Currency, a Crane NXT company, is a fully integrated supplier of secure, durable and well-designed banknotes for central banks all over the world. A pioneer in advanced micro-optics technology, Crane Currency provides a wide range of engaging visual effects in features that increase the level of security and public trust in banknotes. 

Collaborative Banknote Design

A Showcase of Innovation and Creativity

Banco de MĂ©xico's latest house note is a tribute not only to the workers at the modern Jalisco printing works, but also to creativity, collaboration, and the value of partner ecosystems.


From Holograms to Micro-Optics

The 3D Design Journey Changing an Industry

Not many 3D designers in the world have had the opportunity to change an entire industry. Washington Egas is one of the few who has seen the evolution from the inside.


National Bank of Kazakhstan

A Vision of Security, Efficiency and Progress

The new 5000 Kazakhstani Tenge is the first in the world to integrate a RAPID® Vision thread. This feature has been included in a new banknote design of a reduced size to not only enhance security but also production efficiency and reduced environmental impacts.


National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic

Second Phase of Banknote Series Modernization

The National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic has issued three new denominations of its fifth banknote series – 20, 50 and 100 som. The modern and colorful notes are equipped with high-level security features such as RAPID® HD Detect from Crane Currency.