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

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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

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


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


Here a full example:


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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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