Convert 1 Costa Rican Colon (CRC) to Swiss Franc (CHF)
Exchange rates used for currency conversion updated on 28th February 2020 ( 28/02/2020 )
Below you will find the latest exchange rate for exchanging Costa Rican Colon (CRC) to Swiss Franc (CHF) , a table containing most common conversions and a chart with the pair's evolution.
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The official currency of Costa Rica is the CRC, called the colon, symbolized by the "₡ " sign, and issued in coin denominations of ₡5, ₡10, ₡25, ₡50, ₡100 and ₡500 and banknotes in denominations of ₡1000, ₡2000, ₡5000, ₡10,000, ₡20,000, ₡50,000. The current currency was issued in 2010 and replaced all prior versions. The colónes is subdivided into a fractional currency unit but that unit is not in circulation.
The colones has nicknames in common transactions: One canas is one colones and used for colones transactions under ₡100, "teja" is ₡100 therefore 5 tejas is ₡500, the ₡ 500 bill is called the morado, the ₡ 1000 bill is the "un rojo", the ₡ 5000 bill is the "tucan", and the ₡ 10000 bill is the Ema Gamboa.
About Swiss Franc (CHF)
CHF represents the Swiss franc in international currency markets where it is the sixth most traded currency and it remains the fifth largest world reserve currency. The CHF is under the monetary policy directives of the Swiss National Bank which has an interpreted mandate of price stability. Once thought of as a safe haven currency the CHF experienced a de facto devaluation in 2011 as the worldwide rush toward safety threatened the underlying Swiss economy.