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Canadian dollar
The Canadian dollar (sign: $; code: CAD) is the currency of Canada. As of 2012, the Canadian dollar is the 6th most traded currency in the world. It is abbreviated with the dollar sign $, or C$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is divided into 100 cents.
ISO 4217 codeCAD
Central bankBank of Canada
Websitewww.bankofcanada.ca
Official user(s)Canada
Unofficial user(s)Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) (alongside the euro)
Subunit 1/100Cent (English) and sou (colloquial) (French)
Symbol$ or C$ or CAD$
Cent (English) and sou (colloquial) (French)¢
NicknameLoonie, buck (English), Huard, piastre (pronounced piasse in popular usage) (French)
Coins Freq. used5¢, 10¢, 25¢, $1, $2
Rarely used1¢, 50¢
Banknotes Freq. used$5, $10, $20, $50, $100
PrinterCanadian Bank Note Company
MintRoyal Canadian Mint
Websitewww.mint.ca

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