Anguilla Currency and Money information
The currency of Anguilla is the East Caribbean dollar (sign: $; code: XCD). The East Caribbean Dollar was introduced in 1965 and is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $ or, alternatively, EC$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. The EC$ is subdivided into 100 cents. It has been pegged to the United States dollar at US$1 = EC$2.7 since 1976.
This currency is used by: Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Anguilla and Montserrat.
The EC$ is issued by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, located in Saint Kitts and Nevis. The bank was established by an agreement signed at Port of Spain on July 5, 1983: The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank Agreement.