The Canadian dollar is the currency of Canada. Our records show the Canadian dollar is the third most traded currency with us. The banknotes are printed on polymer (plastic) material. The Bank of Canada is responsible for issuing the Canadian banknotes.
The Canadian dollar is also known as the loonie and is the world’s most prominent commodity currency. It is one of the highest traded currencies in the foreign exchange market. The Bank of Canada is led by the Governing Council, the policy-making body of the Bank.
Did You Know?
These items cost the USD equivalent in the city of Vancouver, Canada*:
10 Mile Cab Ride: $25.47 USD
Budget Dinner for 2: $22.62 USD
Pint of Beer: $4.31 USD
*Figures are based on 2018 data. Information is subject to change as exchange rates and cost of goods fluctuate.
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Currency Exchange International - Washington Square
CXI is a full service foreign currency exchange and international payments company headquartered in Orlando, Florida and publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CXI). CXI uses its expertise to make foreign money easier for individuals, businesses, and financial institutions.