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I am looking for the currency symbol for Swiss Franc? Similar to the euro symbol for the European currency.

\usepackage[right]{eurosym}
...
\EUR{13,95}
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    There is no dedicated symbols for Swiss francs. You simply typeset these as 100 Fr. or more international as 100 CHF. Jul 15 '16 at 12:48
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    For smaller fractions you might want to use Rp. for Rappen. Jul 15 '16 at 12:49
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Even though Swiss francs are not an SI unit, the siunitx package is really convenient to typeset numbers with units. You simply declare CHF a new unit with

\DeclareSIUnit\CHF{CHF}

If you now want to change the representation from CHF to, say, Fr. throughout the whole document, all you have to do is adjust the definition to

\DeclareSIUnit\CHF{Fr.}

Here a full example:

\documentclass{article}
\usepackage{siunitx}
\DeclareSIUnit\CHF{CHF}
%\DeclareSIUnit\CHF{Fr.}
\begin{document}
\SI{100}{\CHF}
\end{document}

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Isn't the symbol for the Swiss Franc just CHF? you could just build something like \newcommand{\CHF}[1]{#1\,\textrm{CHF}} or something along these lines.

EDIT: changed {\rm...} to \textrm{...}, thanks!

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    Don't use {\rm ...}! Use \textrm{...} instead. Jul 15 '16 at 12:47
  • oh yes, sorry, thats my quick& dirty text-in-math style... Jul 15 '16 at 12:49
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    @audiophiel don't use \rm in math either:-) Jul 15 '16 at 12:56

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