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IMF Special Drawing Rights (XDR)

The IMF Special Drawing Rights is the primary currency of International Monetary Fund (IMF). IMF Special Drawing Rights is not considered a standard currency. It is a specialty currency code used for trading or administrative purposes.

The currency code for the IMF Special Drawing Rights is "XDR". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 960.

IMF Special Drawing Rights conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

XDR Currency Demographics

The primary country using the IMF Special Drawing Rights is International Monetary Fund (IMF).

XDR Exchange Rates

1 IMF Special Drawing Rights equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: 0.46


Inverse: 0.80
British Pound


Inverse: 0.91
Indian Rupee


Inverse: 0.0096
Japanese Yen


Inverse: 0.0067
US Dollar


Inverse: 0.73

† Rates last updated at 54 minutes ago

‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions

XDR Currency Facts

XDR Details

ISO 4217 CodeXDR
ISO 4217 Number960
Unit NameSpecial Drawing Rights
Currency NicknamesN.a.

XDR Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor UnitsN.a.
Frequently Used banknotesN.a.
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsN.a.
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

XDR Issuance

Central BankN.a.
Central Bank WebsiteN.a.

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User PopulationN.a.
Population RankN.a.
XDR Inflation RateN.a.
Inflation RankN.a.

† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.

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2020 XDR Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the IMF Special Drawing Rights Central Bank. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in IMF Special Drawing Rights may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 20, 2020 Closed
Presidents' Day February 17, 2020 Closed
Memorial Day May 25, 2020 Closed
Independence Day July 3, 2020 Closed
Labor Day September 7, 2020 Closed
Columbus Day October 12, 2020 Closed
Thanksgiving November 26, 2020 Closed
Day after Thanksgiving November 27, 2020 Closed
Christmas December 25, 2020 Closed

XDR Currency History

The IMF Special Drawing Rights was created in January 2004. The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the IMF Special Drawing Rights.

Currency Active Replaced By
Gold franc (XFO) January 1803 to December 2003 XDR