Exchange rates used for currency conversion updated on 27th May 2015 ( 27/05/2015 )
Below you will find the latest exchange rate for exchanging Jamaican Dollar (JMD) to US Dollar (USD) , a table containing most common conversions and a chart with the pair's evolution.
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The official currency of Jamaica is the Jamaican dollar. It is symbolized in currency trades as JMD and has as its symbol in writing "$", "J$", or "JA$" depending on the context. The JMD is subdivided into 100 subunits known as cents and symbolized as "c".
The Bank of Jamaica issues coins in values of 1, 10, 25 cents as well as 1, 5, 10, and 20 dollars. They issue banknotes in values of 50, 100, 500, and 1000 dollars with a $5000 note under consideration.
The Bank of Jamaica is the central bank of Jamaica, serves under the Minister of Finance of Jamaica, and has as its mission the development and growth of the Jamaican economy.
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.