Bill circulation exists in the economic life of various countries for several centuries. During this time, considerable experience has been gained in the use of bills of exchange; there are various versions of these securities.
None of the instruments of the financial market, except, of course, the money itself, in all the numerous manifestations of their economic functions, can be compared in its history and value with a bill. It was the development of circulation of bills of exchange that depreciated all cash payments: the displacement of metals – gold and silver from money circulation, the replacement of exchange circulation equivalents with paper symbols. Continue reading