HVB Stiftung Geldscheinsammlung

 

Establishment

The foundation was established on 12 November 2003 and approved by the district government of Upper Bavaria, Germany on 27 November 2003, under the name HVB Stiftung Geldscheinsammlung.

Founder

Bayerische Hypo- und Vereinsbank AG, Munich, Germany

Capital

EUR 580,660.22 and the bank's own paper currency collection as a contribution in kind

Purpose

The purpose of the foundation is to foster probably the world's most significant collection of paper currency, maintaining it as a cultural asset, conducting scientific analysis, and making it accessible to the public.