Canada's currency is the Canadian Dollar and is abbreviated with the dollar sign ($). 100 cents (¢) make up one dollar. Canadian currency has several commonly used denominations, $50, $20, $10, and $5 in banknotes and 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, $1 (commonly called the "loonie) and $2, (commonly called the toonie). Polymer notes are currently being phased in, as they are more resilient than their paper counterparts.
The Canadian Dollar is the 7th most traded currency in the world and is well respected in global markets. For the latest conversion rates, visit http://www.xe.com .