Regula IRS Currency database
Regula IRS Currency database

The Regula IRS Currency database contains images of banknotes and corresponding security features and techniques with detailed descriptions.


  • Detailed information about banknotes, description of their security features and techniques.
  • Images of:
    • banknotes in white, IR 400–530, 870 and >940 nm, UV 254 and 365 nm spectrum ranges;
    • magnetic ink patterns;
    • security features and techniques such as microprinting, intaglio, watermarks, holograms, etc.;
  • Detailed glossary with descriptions and illustrations of security features and techniques.


Volume of data

  • 194 currencies arranged by country and production series
  • 6 897 banknotes and coins: 4 574 banknotes, 2 323 coins



  • Express — a basic version that provides the user with the information about basic banknote security features.
  • Forensic — an extended version for advanced banknote examination.
  • Forensic Pro — an expert version for advanced banknote examination with a special document builder application used for adding images and description of new banknotes and their security features and techniques to the IRS.


Special features

  • Possibility to select the amount of information provided;
  • High resolution images of banknotes, their security features and techniques;
  • gif-animation of holograms and OVI-elements available in Forensic/Forensic Pro versions;
  • Easy to search;
  • Possibility to add:
    • description and comments to existing banknotes;
    • images and description of new banknotes using the Document Builder application in Forensic Pro version;
  • Integration with Regula forensic Studio software for image processing, comparing examined objects with reference images of banknotes and security elements;
  • Multilingual interface
  • Automatic update (requires Internet connection);
  • Distant training for systems operation;
  • User-friendly interface.



  • Financial institutions
  • Law-enforcement agencies
  • Forensic laboratories
  • Other agencies and organizations authorized to check documents


Information reference system installation

  • Local
  • Network
Example images



Price from: On application
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