Exchange rates used for currency conversion updated on 26th August 2016 ( 26/08/2016 )
Below you will find the latest exchange rate for exchanging Euro (EUR) to Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR) , a table containing most common conversions and a chart with the pair's evolution.
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Governed by the Eurosystem, comprised of the European Central Bank and the central banks of each represented member state, the euro is a currency that reflects an aggregate of 17 of the 27 European Union member states. It is the second most used world reserve currency, involved in over 20% of traded currency pairs, used by over 500 million people worldwide, the largest worldwide currency in circulation, and its member states represent 14.6% of world GDP.
About Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR)
The official currency of Sri Lanka is the rupee. Each rupee is symbolized in monetary transactions with one of the following symbols: "Rs", or "SLRs". Each rupee is divided into 100 cents, though there are no coins nor banknotes in common circulation denominated in cents. The old cents based coins remain as legal tender, but are rarely if ever used.
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka issues coins in the following denominations: 50 cents, Rs.1, Rs.2, Rs.5, and Rs.10. In addition to these coins the central bank also issues banknotes in these denominations: Rs.10, Rs.20, Rs.50, Rs.100, Rs.200, Rs.500, Rs.1000, Rs.2000, and Rs.5000.
One unique attribute of the Sri Lankan banknotes is that they are printed vertically on the back of the note.