Danish Krone

Danish Krone

The krone (Danish pronunciation: [ˈkʁoːnə]; plural: kroner; sign: kr.; code: DKK) is the official currency of Denmark, Greenland and the Faroe Islands, introduced on 1 January 1875. Both the ISO code "DKK" and currency sign "kr." are in common use; the former precedes the value, the latter in some contexts follows it. The currency is sometimes referred to as the Danish crown in English, since krone literally means crown. Historically, krone coins have been minted in Denmark since the 17th century. One krone is subdivided into 100 øre (Danish pronunciation: [ˈøːɐ]; singular and plural), the name øre possibly deriving from Latin aureus meaning "gold coin". Altogether there are eleven denominations of the krone, with the smallest being the 50 øre coin, which is valued at one half of a krone. Formerly there were more øre coins, but those were discontinued due to inflation. The krone is pegged to the euro via the ERM II, the European Union's exchange rate mechanism. Adoption of the euro is favoured by some of the major political parties, however a 2000 referendum on joining the Eurozone was defeated with 53.2% voting to maintain the krone and 46.8% voting to join the Eurozone.

Saint Helenian Pound

Saint Helenian Pound

The Saint Helena pound is the currency of the Atlantic islands of Saint Helena and Ascension, which are constituent parts of the British overseas territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha. It is fixed at parity with the pound sterling and as such both currencies are commonly accepted and circulated. It is subdivided into 100 pence. Tristan da Cunha, the third part of the territory, officially adopted the Pound sterling. However, there are occasionally commemorative coins minted for the island.

8 Danish Krone to Saint Helenian Pound exchange rates chart

8 DKK to SHP exchange rates graph
8 DKK to SHP Spot rate – This is known more formally as the ‘interbank’ rate. It is the rate banks or large financial institutions charge each other when trading significant amounts of foreign currency. In the business, this is sometimes referred to as a ‘spot rate’. It is not the tourist rate and you cannot buy currency at this rate, as you are buying relatively small amounts of foreign currency. In everyday life it is the same as the difference between wholesale and retail prices. The rates shown in financial newspapers and in broadcast media are usually the interbank rates.

8 DKK to SHP exchange rates table

Exchange DKK to SHP
8 Danish Krone = 0.932 Saint Helenian Pound
16 Danish Krone = 1.863 Saint Helenian Pound
40 Danish Krone = 4.658 Saint Helenian Pound
80 Danish Krone = 9.315 Saint Helenian Pound
Exchange Danish Krone to Saint Helenian Pound
8 Danish Krone to Saint Helenian Pound Cross rate – This is the rate we give to customers who want to exchange currencies that do not involve the local currency. For example, if you want to exchange Australian dollars into US dollars.

8 DKK to SHP exchange rates news

USD down; Euro, Pound, Yen up

Uniindia: Mumbai, Nov 06 (UNI) Following were the indicative currency<br />rates and travellers'' cheques buying and selling rates per<br />unit.

indicative neutral
Major curriencies down

Uniindia: Mumbai, Nov 13 (UNI) Following were the indicative currency rates and travellers'' cheques buying and selling rates per unit.

indicative neutral

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