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How secured are the upgraded banknotes?

To prevent the new banknotes from counterfeiting, well studied security features were used, which are easily comprehensible for the population, satisfy the requirements and modern usage trends of quick payment devices and are reliable security features.

The security features of upgraded banknotes include:

- Security features, which can be detected by the naked eye (they can be read in penetrating light and looking at the surface, can be felt when touched and can be seen from different angles) and intended for general public;

- Security features, that can be detected by special technical equipment, intended mainly for individuals working with cash;

- Security features, which are detected by money sorting devices and laboratory testing, intended only for correspondent specialists of the banking system.