Whenever you think about the highest currencies of the world, the first that comes to your mind is US dollar or British Pound or Euro. But, you will be going to be surprised when we said there are many other most expensive currencies around the world other than mentioned above. The most expensive currency is based on the high value of them when exchanged to Indian Rupees (INR). So, without any further delay let’s discuss the top 10 most expensive currencies in the world.
- Kuwait Dinar (KWD):
It is the most expensive and highest currency value in the world. Currency code or abbreviation for Kuwait Dinar is KWD. It has been the highest currency in the world now because of the oil-rich country’s economic stability. KWD valued at 217.5 in Indian Rupees.
- Bahraini Dinar (BHD):
It is abbreviated as BHD. It is the second highest value currency in the world and the most popular exchange rate is INR to BHD rate. BHD has a currency symbol also which is abbreviated as BD. This currency attracts expats from all the world because of its highest currency value. Right now, BHD valued at 173 in Indian Rupees.
- Omani Rial (OMR):
It is the third highest value currency in the world, abbreviated as OMR. We know that before 1040, Omar used Indian Rupee (INR) as its official currency and thus, this is the most popular Omani Rial exchange rate is INR to OMR rate. OMR valued at 169.34 in Indian Rupees.
- Jordanian Dinar (JOD):
It is the Fourth highest value currency in the world, abbreviated as JOD. Jordanian is the currency of Jordan. The most popular Jordanian Dinar exchange rate is JOD to EUR rate and many West Bank used Jordanian Dinar. JOD valued at 91.83 in Indian Rupees.
- British Pound (GBP):
Many of us are aware of this currency. It is the Fifth highest value currency in the world, abbreviated as GBP. It is commonly known as the “Pound”. It is used as official currency in many places like the United Kingdom, South Sandwich Islands, the Isle of Man, South Georgia, Tristan da Cunha, etc. The most popular exchange rate of GBP is EUR to GBP rate. It is the fourth most-traded currency in the foreign exchange market other than US Dollar, EURO, and Japanese Yen.
- Gibraltar Pound (GIP):
Sixth highest value currency in the world, abbreviated as GIP, exchangeable with British Pound. The most popular exchange rate of GIP is the EUR to GIP rate.
- Caymanian Dollar (KYD):
It is seventh highest value currency in the world, abbreviated as KYD. It is the currency of Cayman Islands and its most popular exchange rate is the USD to KYD rate.
- EURO (EUR):
Eighth highest value currency in the world, abbreviated as EUR, the official currency of European countries like Italy, Malta, Netherlands, France, Germany, etc. Its most popular exchange rate is the EUR to INR rate. EUR valued at 79.99 in Indian Rupees.
- Swiss Franc (CHF):
It is ninth highest value currency in the world, abbreviated as CHF, the currency of Switzerland and Liechtenstein. Its most popular exchange rate is the EUR to CHF rate. Right now, the CHF valued at 68.30 in Indian Rupees.
- United States Dollar (USD):
It is the currency of the United States, abbreviated as USD, tenth rank in the world in terms of its currency value. Its most popular exchange rate is the USD to EUR rate. Right now, the USD valued at 65.20 in Indian Rupees. USD is the most traded currency in the world in terms of everything like foreign exchange rate, etc.