SLL (Sierra Leone Leone)

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Definition of 'SLL (Sierra Leone Leone)'


The currency abbreviation for the Sierra Leone leone (SLL), the currency for the Republic of Sierra Leone, a country in West Africa. The Sierra Leone leone is made up of 100 cents and is often presented with the symbol Le, in the form Le100 for 100 leones.

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Investopedia explains 'SLL (Sierra Leone Leone)'


The leone replaced the British West African pound as the official currency of Sierra Leone in 1964 at a rate of 2:1. In June of 1986, in order to correct constant overvaluation, a floating exchange rate regime was adopted.

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