Presidents of Finland

By decision of the Ministry of Finance, Mint of Finland is releasing a series of base metal collector coins with a nominal value of EUR 5. The coins for the Presidents of Finland will be minted in 2016–2017. A total of eight collector coins paying tribute to the presidents of Finland are planned for release in the series, with the coins of K.J. Ståhlberg, L.K. Relander, P.E. Svinhufvud and Kyösti Kallio to be launched in 2016. The coins of Risto Ryti, C.G.E. Mannerheim, J.K. Paasikivi and U.K. Kekkonen are planned for release in 2017. The collector coins are designed by Tero Lounas.

The collector coins of the Presidents of Finland series will feature in the Finland 100 programme celebrating the centennial of Finland's independence. Our proof-quality EUR 5 collector coins now bear the Key Flag label of Finnish origin.


  A collector coin series celebrating the Presidents of Finland

K.J. Ståhlberg
Issuing date 3 May 2016


L.K. Relander
Issuing date 18 July 2016


  P.E. Svinhufvud
Issuing date 25 August 2016


  Kyösti Kallio
Issuing date 21 November 2016


  Risto Ryti
Issuing date 6 March 2017

  C.G.E. Mannerheim
Issuing date 10 July 2017
  J.K. Paasikivi
Issuing date 14 August 2017
  U.K. Kekkonen
Issuing date 14 August 2017





The Presidents of Finland collector coins are available in the following options:

Proof-quality collector coin

Proof-quality collector coins are minted with a polished die, finished, and packaged in a new kind of cardboard packaging with a fresh look. In its package, the coin will make a beautiful addition to your collection and keep from one generation to the next.


UNC-quality collector coins

UNC-quality coins are manufactured serially with stamping machines used in the production of circulation coins.

Coin box

These coin boxes contain 10 UNC-quality five-euro coins of a single President of Finland coin.