Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club

WBCC Newsmail 1043  6 August , 2016

Composed with help from members of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC),
and weekly published by: Martin Peeters,  Netherlands, Focal Point of the WBCC

Past Newsmails can be found at

Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,

Welcome into the World of Bi-, Tri- and Tetra-metallics. I hope you enjoy reading this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail.

1. Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2016 from Pabitra Saha, UK
Here a picture of the Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2016 from Finland commemorate 3rd President, Pehr Evind Svinhufvud ,will be issued on August 25
Face value: 5 Euro
Metals:  Aluminum-Bronze and Copper-Nickel
Diameter: 27.25 mm
Weight:  9.8 g
Issuing volume: 30,000 BU and Proof 6000
Issue Date: August 25, 2016
Designer: Tero Lounas
Other Bi-metallic 5 Euro in this serie  
K.J. Ståhlberg – 3 may 2016
L.K. Relander –  18 july de 2016
P.E. Svinhufvud – 25 august 2016
Kyösti Kallio– 2016
Risto Ryti – 2017
C.G.E. Mannerheim – 2017
J.K. Paasikivi – 2017
U.K. Kekkonen – 2017

2. Bi-metallic 5 Hryvnia 2016 from Jacek Stącel, Poland
The Central Bank of Ukraine plans to spend 8 Bi-imetallic coins in denominations of 5 hryvnia - the continuation of a series of "Regions of Ukraine"
5 coins in February
2 coins in September
1 coin in October
Vinnytsia Region
Dnipropetrovsk region
Region Kiev
Kharkiv Region
Region Odessa
Region Czermihowski
Poltava Region
Khmelnytsky Region

3. Bi-metallic 10 Rouble 2016 from Jacek Stącel, Poland
On August 1 Russia announced the issuance of the next bimetal 10 Rouble2016. Irkutsk Region - Continuation of a series of regions of the Republic and Russia

4. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images are shown at:

"See you" next week,
Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club

The Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC) was established September 14, 1996 and is the very first
Worldwide Collectors Club using the Internet.  Goal of the WBCC is exchange Bi-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics and
exchange knowledge about Bi-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics

WBCC Organisation:

WBCC Webmaster: Rod Sell, Australia,
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands,
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK,
WBCC Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy,
WBCC Focal Point ANA Conventions: Ray Lockwood, USA,
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands,

The WBCC will attend the following future International events:

* 46th World Money Fair, 3-5 February 2017, Berlin, Germany
* Open Day, Royal Dutch Mint, June 2017, Utrecht, The Netherlands