On March 31st 2016, Banco de la República, the Central Bank of Colombia, started circulating the new $100 thousand peso banknote, the first of the new family.
This banknote pays tribute to Carlos Lleras Restrepo, former President of Colombia, complying with Article 10 of Act 1167 issued in 2007 by Congress, exalting Valle de Cocora in Quindio and the wax palm, our national tree.
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