Ten-fold rise in fivers from ATMs

Ten-fold rise in fivers from ATMs

London : United Kingdom | Apr 26, 2012 at 5:54 AM PDT
Source: BBC
Views: Pending
Nearly 10 times as many £5 notes are being dispensed from cash machines than in the summer of 2010, the Bank of England has said. Some £200m of fivers are now dispensed a month, following a campaign to urge more banks to load the notes into ATMs. About one in eight ATMs operated by UK banks and building societies... FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
1 of 1
People take cash at an ATM machine in Bangkok
People take cash at an ATM machine in Bangkok
  • Clear
  • Share:
  • Share
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Credibility
  • Wait... Flag

News Stories

  • Flood of fivers relieves the £5 drought

      Guardian Unlimited
    Both the quality and quantity of fivers in circulation has been improved, the Bank of England reports. Photograph: Roger Tooth for the Guardian The fiver famine is officially over: the Bank of England has revealed that nearly 10 times as many £5...
  • The rise and rise of the humble 5-pound note

      International Business Times
    Once hovering on the brink of being classified as an endangered species, the humble five pound note is back with a vengeance. Britons are using 10 times more "fivers" than they were two years ago, the Bank of England said on Thursday, as the notes...



More From Allvoices

Most Commented Reports

Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.