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The WOCU is a global composite currency unit made up of a basket of the currencies of the 20 largest economies, weighted by relative GDP.   
 
The WOCU is a global composite currency unit made up of a basket of the currencies of the 20 largest economies, weighted by relative GDP.   
  
It was created in particular to be a convenient unit of account for commodities transactions and having less volatility than the component currencies.  Launched in 2009, the WOCU is monitored  by the WDX Institute.
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It was created in particular to be a convenient unit of account for commodities transactions and having less volatility than the component currencies.   
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Launched in 2009, the WOCU is monitored  by the WDX Institute.
  
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
 
* [[Currency basket]]
 
* [[Currency basket]]

Revision as of 15:14, 16 April 2014

(WOCU).

The WOCU is a global composite currency unit made up of a basket of the currencies of the 20 largest economies, weighted by relative GDP.

It was created in particular to be a convenient unit of account for commodities transactions and having less volatility than the component currencies.

Launched in 2009, the WOCU is monitored by the WDX Institute.


See also