Convert United Arab Emirates Dirham (AED) to US Dollar (USD )
Exchange rates used for currency conversion updated on 24th May 2015 ( 24/05/2015 )
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AED is the currency code for the United Arab Emirates dirham and is the official currency of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The dirham is issued in increments of 1/100 dirham = 1 fils. Fils can be confused because of the "s" at the end and appear plural, but fils is in fact a singular word. AED is denominated in 25 fils, 50 fils, and 1 dirham coins and 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500, and 1000 dirhams banknotes. The economy of the UAE is advanced, boasting the third highest GDP per capita in the world, the value of the AED is pegged to the United States Dollar, and the currency is issued by the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates.
About US Dollar (USD)
The privately owned and government sanctioned United States Federal Reserve Bank manages the monetary policy for the United States dollar (USD). The USD is the the worlds most widely held reserve currency and the most traded currency in world currency trading markets. The USD is official currency in 14 countries and the unofficial or de facto currency in 37 others. The US dollar is the second largest currency in circulation having been surpassed by the euro. The USD is a floating fiat currency.