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Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark - Currency Guide


Foreign exchange guide to Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark (BAM)


BAM News, Forecasts and Trends

The below interactive chart shows the USD to BAM exchange rate, trend and recent alerts for the last 90 days.

Recent USD to BAM 90-day trend
ALERTS:4-DAY1.5% | 30-DAY LOWS |
USD/BAM at 1.7657 was trading 1.3% below AVG:1.7897 with LO:1.7131 and HI:1.8225 (90 days). ALERTS: USD/BAM was DOWN 1.5% this 4-DAY period and also dropped to 30-DAY LOWS.

US Dollar to Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark - Historical Rates

USD/BAMPeriod to 28-MayDateRate
0.2% ▼1 Week21 May 20201.7804
1.1% ▼30 Days28 Apr 20201.7976
0.1% ▼90 Days28 Feb 20201.7791
1.3% ▲1 Year29 May 20191.7540
0.2% ▼5 Years30 May 20151.7806
12% ▲10 Years31 May 20101.5869
USD/BAM 10 year rates & changes to 28-May-2020 (1.7774)

US Dollar to Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark - Quick Conversions

U$ 1 1.7657
U$ 5 8.8285
U$ 10 17.66
U$ 20 35.31
U$ 50 88.29
U$ 100 176.57
U$ 250 441.43
U$ 500 882.85
U$ 1,000 1,766
U$ 2,000 3,531
U$ 5,000 8,829
U$ 10,000 17,657
U$ 50,000 88,285
U$ 100,000 176,570
More amounts
U$ 0.5663 1
U$ 2.8315 5
U$ 5.6630 10
U$ 11.33 20
U$ 28.32 50
U$ 56.63 100
U$ 141.58 250
U$ 283.15 500
U$ 566.30 1,000
U$ 1,133 2,000
U$ 2,832 5,000
U$ 5,663 10,000
U$ 28,315 50,000
U$ 56,630 100,000
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Frequently Asked Questions


What currency should I use in Bosnia and Herzegovina?

The domestic currency in Bosnia and Herzegovina is the Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark.

What is the Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark is BAM.

Which countries use the Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark?

It is the domestic currency in    Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Is the Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark a closed currency?

No, the Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark is freely available and convertible. See guide: What is a closed currency?


Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Bosnia and Herzegovina

Travel money for Bosnia and Herzegovina

Save money and time by Ordering your Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the BAM cash locally or even on travel day at the airport.

Another popular option is to use a Pre-paid Travel Card. Your Debit/Credit Card provider will charge you 2% from market mid-rate, but your bank may also charge an extra 3% as an “Overseas Transaction Charge” plus “Overseas ATM” fees for withdrawing cash.

For card purchases if offered a choice of currencies always select to Pay in Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.


Sending money to Bosnia and Herzegovina

When searching around for information on how to get a good exchange rate when sending money to Bosnia and Herzegovina you need to start with finding out the latest Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark foreign-transfer exchange rate.

Then compare your bank's exchange rates to several licensed FX providers exchange rate and fees to see how much you can save (we make that calculation easy here).

Get a better deal for foreign transfers to Bosnia and Herzegovina

When sending money to Bosnia and Herzegovina it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those we have negotiated with our partner money transfer providers. To get a better deal you should follow these 4 simple steps :

  1. Open an account with a BER reviewed FX provider (id docs may be required)
  2. You specify the local or Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark amount you want to transfer
  3. Make a local currency domestic transfer for the requested amount to the provider's bank account in your country
  4. Once your funds are received by the provider the converted BAM amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Use our Send to Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark calculator to compare the exchange rates of FX specialist providers rates versus your bank's standard rates you can hopefully save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!

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