ISO 4217 Amendment Number 162

With immediate effect, the following currency name changes are made to “List one: Currency, fund and precious metal codes”:

Entity
Currency
Alphabetic code
Numeric code
Minor unit
MALAWI Malawi Kwacha MWK 454 2
PERU Sol PEN 604 2
VENEZUELA (BOLIVARIAN REPUBLIC OF) Bolívar VEF 937 2

The Reserve Bank of Malawi requested the currency name change from Kwacha to Malawi Kwacha.

The Central Reserve Bank of Peru has changed its currency name from Nuevo Sol to Sol, effective 15 December 2015.

Amended currency name for Venezuela: Bolívar (with an accent on the letter i).