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Coin Collection
Legal tender Vatu coins in circulation
Stone Money
Traditional money used in custom ceremonial occasions
10,000VT Specimen
New Family of Vatu notes
Basket Kumala
A typical local commodity
Conch Shell
Traditional money used in custom ceremonial occasions

List of Authorized Financial Institutions

Authorized Institutions are corporations which are authorized under the Financial Institutions Act Cap.254 and International Banking Act Cap.280, and Insurance Act Cap.54. ADIs include banks and credit institutions. All ADIs are subject to the same Prudential Standards but the use of the name 'bank', is subject to corporations meeting certain criteria.

They are three(3) main types of Financial Institutions