Convert Swiss Franc to Norwegian Krone

100 Swiss Franc (CHF) = 843.71 Norwegian Krone (NOK)

Monday, January 16, 2017 2:53 PM

100 CHF =
843.71 NOK

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CHF – Swiss franc

The franc (symbol: CHF; currency code: CHF) is the official currency of Switzerland and Liechtenstein. One (1) franc is subdivided into one hundred (100) units, with one hundredth of a franc called a rappen (German), centime (French), centesimo (Italian) and rap (Romansh).

Historically, the Swiss franc is regarded as a safe-haven currency with almost no inflation. It is often used as a global reserve currency and is the sixth most traded currency in the world.

Background
Prior to 1798, approximately 860 different coins were in circulation in Switzerland. The Helvetic Republic introduced a currency based on the Berne thaler in 1798, which lasted until the end of the Helvetic Republic in 1803. The franc was introduced as the monetary unit of Switzerland following the first Federal Coinage Act in 1850 and replaced the different currencies of the Swiss cantons.


NOK – Norwegian krone

The Norwegian krone (symbol: kr; currency code: NOK) is the official currency of Norway and its dependent territories. One (1) krone is equal to one hundred (100) øre, which exist only electronically.

The Norwegian currency is issued by Norges Bank.

Background
The krone was adopted in 1875, replacing the speciedaler/spesidaler as the official currency of Norway after the country joined the Scandinavian Monetary Union.