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Hong Kong Dollar (Symbol:HK$, ISO 4217 currency code: HKD) : Official currency of Hong Kong. The ninth most traded currency in the world. Hong Kong dollar is also used in neighbouring Macau. Hong Kong Monetary Authority is the governmental currency board and also the de facto central bank for Hong Kong and the Hong Kong dollar. Under the licence from the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, three commercial banks are licensed to issue their own banknotes for general circulation in Hong Kong. The three commercial banks, HSBC, Bank of China and Standard Chartered issue their own designs of banknotes in denominations of HK$20, HK$50, HK$100, HK$500 and HK$1000. However, the HK$10 banknote and all coins are issued by the Government of Hong Kong.