Original title: new version of the fifth set of RMB: self-worth anti-counterfeiting double upgrade
On April 29, the central bank announced that it was scheduled to issue the fifth set of RMB 50, 20, 10 and 1 notes and 1, 50 and 10 coins in 2019 from August 30, 2019. What are the characteristics of the new version compared with the old version? Li Huifeng, deputy director of the monetary and gold and silver Bureau of the people's Bank of China, said on the 29th that the new version of RMB has adjusted the face effect, anti-counterfeiting characteristics and layout of tickets (coins) on the premise of maintaining the current fifth set of RMB main patterns and other relevant elements, and adopted advanced anti-counterfeiting technology to improve the anti-counterfeiting ability and printing quality, so as to make it easy for the public and self-service equipment to identify, It is more beautiful, easy to identify and resistant to circulation. 1 ask
What are the changes in the new version of RMB? Netizens commented that they opened their beauty
Compared with the fifth set of RMB 50, 20, 10 notes of 2005 edition and the fifth set of RMB 1 notes of 1999 edition, the fifth set of RMB 50, 20, 10 and 1 notes of 2019 edition improves the freshness of face color and optimizes the level and effect of face structure. Many netizens commented that they seem to have opened their beauty and become beautiful.
For example, the changes of the new 50 yuan note include the adjustment of the denomination number in the middle of the front to the glorious light variable denomination number '50', the addition of dynamic light variable hollow window opening safety line and vertical number on the right, etc.
In terms of coins, the fifth set of RMB 1 yuan, 5 jiao and 1 jiao coins of 2019 edition has adjusted the shape of the front denomination number, and the denomination number font has been adjusted from serif to sans serif and slightly tilted.
In addition, the diameter of the fifth set of RMB 1 coins in 2019 is adjusted from 25mm to 22.25mm. After adjusting the specification of 1 yuan coin, the diameter is reduced by 11%, which is convenient for the public to carry and use.
The fifth set of RMB 50 cents coins in 2019 edition has changed greatly. The material is changed from copper plated alloy for steel core to nickel plated for steel core in 1999 edition, and the color is changed from golden yellow to nickel white. According to the national industrial policy, the original production process of steel cored copper alloy for nickel coins belongs to the backward process to be eliminated.
Why hasn't the fifth set of RMB 5 banknotes been issued?
There is no 5 yuan note in the fifth set of RMB issued in 2019. In this regard, the central bank pointed out that while designing and Issuing the fifth set of RMB 50 yuan, 20 yuan, 10 yuan and 1 yuan notes and 1 yuan, 5 jiao and 1 jiao coins in 2019, the people's Bank of China is also coordinating and promoting the research work on the improvement of 5 yuan notes.
In recent years, the people's Bank of China has continued to strengthen the research and development of new currency printing technologies.
In October 1999, the central bank issued the fifth set of RMB. In August 2005, in order to improve the anti-counterfeiting technology and printing quality, the people's Bank of China issued the fifth set of RMB paper coins in the 2005 edition. In November 2015, the people's Bank of China issued a new version of 100 yuan banknotes, which significantly improved its anti-counterfeiting ability and printing quality.
In order to improve the anti-counterfeiting ability and circulation life of RMB, at present, the central bank selects 5 yuan notes with low denomination and small circulation volume for application research of relevant new technologies, and the issuance of 5 yuan notes will be arranged separately.
What aspects of anti-counterfeiting technology are further improved?
On the basis of the current fifth set of anti-counterfeiting technology for RMB banknotes, the new 50 yuan, 20 yuan and 10 yuan banknotes add anti-counterfeiting features such as brilliant light variable denomination number, light variable hollowed out window opening safety line, magnetic fully buried safety line and vertical number, cancel holographic magnetic window opening safety line and gravure feel line, and cancel the light variable ink denomination number for 50 yuan banknotes, 1 yuan note adds magnetic fully buried safety wire and white watermark. Overall, the applied anti-counterfeiting technology is more advanced, the layout is more reasonable, and the overall anti-counterfeiting ability is significantly improved compared with the current paper money.
For example, the fifth set of RMB 50, 20 and 10 banknotes in 2019 version is printed with guangguangguang variable denomination numbers in the middle of the face. Changing the observation angle of the banknotes, the color of the denomination numbers changes, and a bright band can be seen rolling up and down.
In terms of coins, the fifth set of RMB 1 coins in 2019 keeps the scrolling on the outer edge of the fifth set of RMB 1 coins in 1999 unchanged, adds invisible graphic features, significantly improves the anti-counterfeiting performance, and makes it easier for the public to identify the authenticity. Among them, there are a group of invisible pictures' ￥ 'and' 1 'in the digital outline of the front denomination of the fifth set of RMB 1 coins in 2019. Turning the coin, you can observe '￥' from a specific angle and '1' from another angle.
When can cash machines and tools such as cash detector recognize the fifth set of the new version?
The new version of RMB is expected to be issued, but when can cash machines such as banknote detector in the bank and coin buying machine on the subway be adjusted and upgraded in place?
The central bank said on the 29th that for bank cash machines and tools, the central bank has organized financial institutions and cash machine enterprises to carry out upgrading preparations to ensure that the bank cash machines and tools can recognize the new version of RMB after issuance. After the announcement date, the people's Bank of China will start the upgrading of the bank's cash machines and tools in use and carry out inspection in a timely manner. All cash machines and tools that cannot be upgraded and fail to meet the upgrading standards will be stopped.
Liu Hao, director of the currency anti-counterfeiting technology department of the central bank's currency gold and silver Bureau, said on the 29th that the central bank has organized and carried out the work related to the improvement of machines and tools. At present, it is progressing smoothly and in line with the set expectations. " In other words, when the new version of RMB officially circulates on August 30, we can ensure that all equipment in use by banking financial institutions can effectively identify the new version of RMB. " He said.
For social commercial cash machines and tools, the central bank will immediately guide social cash machines and tools enterprises to participate in upgrading after the announcement date, publish the list of enterprises with upgrading ability, and guide social machines and tools users to contact enterprises to carry out upgrading in time. In addition, it will focus on upgrading the machines and tools within its management scope in conjunction with the State Administration of market supervision, traffic management departments and other relevant units. Before the issuance date, organize the branches of the people's Bank of China to conduct a thorough inventory of social commercial cash machines and tools.
Will cash be replaced by mobile payment?
For the new version of the fifth set of RMB, some netizens said that I hadn't spent cash for a month and almost forgot what the paper money looked like. So, will cash be replaced by mobile payment?
Zhang Meng, deputy director of the monetary and gold and silver Bureau, pointed out on the 29th that RMB is China's legal tender. In recent years, diversified means of payment have an obvious substitution effect on cash, but cash will exist in the long term. " For a long time to come, cash will be the most basic means of payment generally accepted by the public. " It points out.
In recent years, some organizations hype the concept of "cashless" and some new retail enterprises refuse cash collection and payment in order to promote app, which has aroused widespread concern in the society. In July 2018, the central bank issued a notice on the rejection of cash to further standardize the selection and application of payment methods by socio-economic entities.
Some experts pointed out that although non cash payment is welcomed by more and more people, it still can not completely replace the function and role of cash.