Unveiling of the new €20 banknote – full event

(2015, 8 min, 10 sec.). The ECB’s President Mario Draghi unveiled the new €20 banknote on 24 February 2015 at the ECB’s headquarters in Frankfurt and announced that it would enter into circulation on 25 November 2015. The new note contains an innovation in banknote technology – the portrait window – which becomes transparent when the window is held up to the light and reveals a portrait of the mythological princess Europa.