Central banks and currencies of Africa
There are two African currency unions associated with multinational central banks; the West African Banque Centrale des Etats de l'Afrique de l'Ouest (BCEAO) and the Central African Banque des Etats de l'Afrique Centrale (BEAC). Members of both currency unions use the CFA Franc as their legal tender.
Below is a list of the central banks and currencies of Africa.
World Economic Outlook Database, October 2012, International Monetary Fund. Accessed on October 10, 2013.
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