Convert Bangladeshi Taka (BDT) to US Dollar (USD )
Exchange rates used for currency conversion updated on 21st April 2015 ( 21/04/2015 )
Below you will find the latest exchange rate for exchanging Bangladeshi Taka (BDT) to US Dollar (USD) , a table containing most common conversions and a chart with the pair's evolution.
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The Bangladeshi Taka is the official currency of Bangladesh. Issued and controlled by the Bangladesh central bank, known simply as the Bangladesh Bank, and is symbolized in currency trading as BDT and in monetary transactions with the symbol Tk. The word "taka" is also used in general reference to money itself in other languages such as Bengali, therefore hearing the word "taka" may be in reference to the BDT or simply as a general reference to any amount of money.
Each taka is made of 100 poisha. There are minted coins in 1, 5, 10, 25, and 50 poisha as well as 1, 2, and 5 taka. The 1,5,10,25, and 50 poisha coins are not common with the 1 and 5 poisha coins the most rare. Most everyday transactions use the 1, 2, and 5 taka coins. There are 2, 5, 40, 100, 500, and 1000 taka banknotes in official circulation. These most recent notes in circulation were issued in 2011.
The BDT is a floating currency, most commonly compared to the USD.
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.