There is no official ISO currency code for Bitcoins, although XBT is commonly used.These codes were first introduced in 1989 after a request from the reinsurance sector in 1988 was accepted.Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (July 2017) ( Learn how and when to remove this template message ).The inclusion of EU (denoting the European Union ) in the ISO 3166-1 reserved codes list, allows the euro to be coded as EUR rather than assigned a code beginning with X even though it is a supranational currency.The first two letters of the code are the two letters of the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country codes (which are also used as the basis for national top-level domains on the Internet ) and the third is usually the initial of the currency itself.Real Time Charts - price charts, candlestick charts, market depth charts, full orderbook charts, volume graphs, all the.Performance charts for Bitcoin Tracker One - SEK (COINXBT - Type ETF).
Jon Matonis writes in a piece posted on CoinDesk that he presented to Swiss banking officials the idea that Bitcoin should claim XBT as an ISO currency code.Because of this rule ISO 4217 can use X codes without risk of clashing with a future country code.
Currency converter in the past with official exchange rates from 1953, euro, dollar.The following is a list of active codes of official ISO 4217 currency names.
XBT code vs. BTC. The existing bitcoin code BTC, used by the large majority of the bitcoiners and most media channels, would not comply with ISO 4217, which requires.
A number of currencies are not included in ISO 4217, because these currencies are: (a) minor currencies pegged 1:1 to a larger currency, even if independently regulated (b) a legal tender only issued as commemorative banknotes or coinage, or (c) a currency of an unrecognized or partially recognized state.
Both trackers are designed to mirror the return of the underlying asset, U.S. dollar (USD) per bitcoin.For example, USD ( United States dollar ) has code 840 which is also the numeric code for the US (United States).View the current bitcoin price and important bitcoin market data to help inform your trading decisions.
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The USS (same day) code is not in use any longer, and was removed from the list of active ISO 4217 codes in March 2014.An older list of ISO 4217 alphabetic codes that contains some history of ISO 4217 ( PDF file).