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  Australian Information from Wikipedia
Currencies can be classified as either floating currencies or fixed currencies based on their exchange rate regime.
Currency evolved from two basic innovations: the use of counters to assure that shipments arrived with the same goods that were shipped, and later with the use of silver ingots to represent stored value in the form of grain.
Alternative currency: A currency such as the Liberty Dollar that is intended to replace or compete with a national currency.
www.thinkingaustralia.com /thinking_australia/wikipedia/default.php?title=Currency   (2599 words)

  
 Currency at AllExperts
The origin of currency is the creation of a circulating medium of exchange based on a store of value.
Currency evolved from two basic innovations: the use of counters to assure that shipments arrived with the same goods that were shipped, and the use of silver ingots to represent stored value in the form of grain.
To find out which currency is used in a particular country, start at the countries of the world or look at the table of historical exchange rates.
en.allexperts.com /e/c/cu/currency.htm   (2212 words)

  
 Currency - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
Each currency typically has one fractional currency, often valued at 1/100 of the main currency: 100 cents = 1 dollar, 100 centimes = 1 franc, 100 pence = 1 pound.
It was with Archimedes' principle that the next link in currency occurred: coins could now be easily tested for their fine weight of metal, and thus the value of a coin could be determined, even if it had been shaved, debased or otherwise tampered with.
Currencies pegged to the euro: Cape Verdian escudo,CFA franc, CFP franc, Comorian franc, Bulgarian lev, Estonian kroon, Lithuanian litas, the Bosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark of Bosnia and Herzegovina
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/c/u/r/Currency.html   (2602 words)

  
 Fictional currency - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fictional currency is currency in works of fiction.
The Fuseodollar is the basic currency unit of the Commonwealth in Peter F. Hamilton's Night's dawn trilogy.
Masses of the high-energy rare mineral Naqahdah in several grades is used as a galactic currency of sorts in Stargate SG-1.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fictional_currency   (1124 words)

  
 foreign currency   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Thus, where foreign operations are self-contained, the local (foreign) currency is likely to be the functional currency; where foreign operations are a direct extension of the parent's operations, the (parent's) reporting currency is likely to be the functional currency.
The selection of a functional currency is important as the functional currency serves as the basis for determining whether the entity is engaging in foreign currency transactions.
Application of the current rate method to self-contained foreign operations permits the operating results of those operations to be translated, or expressed, in the reporting currency by extension of most elements of the income statement at a single rate, the average exchange rate for the year.
baseltwo.tripod.com /foreigncurrency.htm   (1321 words)

  
 Fametracker :: Blue Moons :: The Six Wives of Harrison Ford
Fictional Ford since The Fugitive, she went on to star in the love-after-forty TV drama Once & Again, landing no less a paramour than The Rocketeer, and is now arguably the preeminent old/sexy actress of her generation.
Fictional Fords, Colin is wry, sensible, and a brunette.
Fictional Ford is not her iconic role: just admit that you know her best as Mrs.
www.fametracker.com /blue_moons/misc_six_wives_ford.php   (945 words)

  
 Currency - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The origin of currency is the creation of a circulating medium of exchange based on a unit of account which quickly becomes a store of value.
Currency evolved from two basic innovations: the use of counters to assure that shipments arrived with the same goods that were shipped, and later with the use of silver ingots to represent stored value in the form of grain.
Although it is not known what functionbed as a currency to facilitate these exhanges, it is thought that ox-hide shaped ingots of copper, produced in Cyprus may have functioned as a currency.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Currency   (2416 words)

  
 AR System 5.1 New Fields
Currency fields also store one or more functional currency types whose values are filled in when the currency data is submitted, along with the date on which the functional values were converted.
During currency conversions, the system uses the value in the Create Date field to determine the latest available ratio for new currency values, or the latest available for historical conversion, when the date specified is something other than current.
The currency type that was used at the time of submission is stored as part of the currency value, and this stored currency value is used when the record is displayed again.
www.remedy.com /customers/dht/archive/07-14-2003.htm   (1709 words)

  
 currency counter Resources & Information - currency counter
Member countries of the European currency counters Monetary Union are a notable exception to this rule, as they have ceded control of monetary policy to the European Central Bank.
This first stage of currency, where metals hedman currency counter were used to represent stored value, and symbols to represent commodities, formed the basis of trade in the Fertile Crescent for over 1500 years.
These kisan currency counters factors led to the shift of the store of value being the metal itself: at first silver, then both silver and gold.
www.bizhisto.com /Biz-Services-Con---Da/currency-counter.html   (2581 words)

  
 Bambooweb: Currency
Each currency typically has one fraction currency, often valued at 1/100 of the main currency: 100 cents = 1 dollar, 100 centimes = 1 franc.
Mauritania is the only remaining country that does not use the decimal system; the only smaller currency unit is the khoum, which equals 1/5 of a ouguiya (UM).
Currencies pegged to the euro: Cape Verdian escudo,CFA franc, CFP franc, Comoran francs, Bulgarian lev, Estonian kroon, Lithuanian litas, the convertible marka of Bosnia and Herzegovina
www.bambooweb.com /articles/c/u/Currency.html   (1449 words)

  
 Currency - Article from FactBug.org - the fast Wikipedia mirror site
Each currency typically has one fractional currency, often valued at 1/100 of the main currency: 100 cents = 1 dollar, 100 centimes = 1 franc, 100 at (currency) = 1 kip (currency).
Currency is the creation of a circulating medium of exchange based on a store of value.
Currencies pegged to the euro: Cape Verdian escudo,CFA franc, CFP franc, Comorian franc, Bulgarian lev, Estonian kroon, Lithuanian litas, the convertible marka of Bosnia and Herzegovina
www.factbug.org /cgi-bin/a.cgi?a=5665   (2481 words)

  
 Currency » Blog Archive » British currency   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
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currency.newmethoddecor.com /2006/6/24/british-currency   (716 words)

  
 Supporting National Currencies in J2SE 1.4   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Currency identifiers are ISO 4217 codes, which are 3 letter abbreviations.
Using the Currency class in J2SE 1.4, we now have the tools to print a EUR currency value using a fr_FR format object[1].
The ability to print the EUR currency symbol instead of the currency code is dependent on the Java 2 Runtime Environment (J2RE) localization level.
www.joconner.com /javai18n/articles/CurrencyUpdate.html   (645 words)

  
 iraqi currency information
Each currency typically has one fractional currency, often valued at 1/100 of the main currency: 100 cents = 1 dollar, 100 centimes = 1 franc.
Currency is the creation of a circulating medium of exchange based on a store of value.
With the creation of central banks, currency entered into a new era in the history of currency.
www.global-terror.com /iraq/iraqi-currency.htm   (2323 words)

  
 Foreign exchange (forex): functional currency — accounting and reporting
Transactions in the applicable functional currency that go into working out a taxpayer’s taxable income or tax loss need not be translated into Australian dollars ($A); only the net amount of taxable income needs to be translated into $A. This fact sheet is for Australian residents, and non-residents with a permanent establishment in Australia.
However, as ¥ was not the functional currency at the time the asset was acquired, the ¥ cost is converted to $A at the exchange rate prevailing at the time the cost was incurred.
Tax exempt amounts that reduce carry forward losses are translated into functional currency generally upon being derived and then used to absorb the loss to the extent of their value.
ato.gov.au /large/content.asp?doc=/content/40862.htm   (1804 words)

  
 Foreign exchange (forex): functional currency — overview and eligibility
Transactions in the applicable functional currency that go into working a taxpayer’s taxable income or tax loss need not be translated into Australian dollars ($A); only the net amount of taxable income needs to be translated into $A. This fact sheet is for Australian residents, and non-residents with a permanent establishment in Australia.
The core translation rules require that foreign currency amounts be translated into $A and state when a translation is to take place in respect of a given type of transaction.
The functional currency rules provide an exception to the requirement that the $A be employed as the unit of account for some taxpayers to work out their taxable income or tax loss.
www.ato.gov.au /print.asp?doc=/content/40861.htm   (1017 words)

  
 FASB: Summary of Statement 52
An entity's functional currency is the currency of the primary economic environment in which that entity operates.
A currency in a highly inflationary environment (3-year inflation rate of approximately 100 percent or more) is not considered stable enough to serve as a functional currency and the more stable currency of the reporting parent is to be used instead.
Gains and losses on those foreign currency transactions are generally included in determining net income for the period in which exchange rates change unless the transaction hedges a foreign currency commitment or a net investment in a foreign entity.
www.fasb.org /st/summary/stsum52.shtml   (626 words)

  
 IAS Plus International Accounting Standards IAS 21, Changes in Foreign Exchange Rates
A foreign currency transaction should be recorded initially at the rate of exchange at the date of the transaction (use of averages is permitted if they are a reasonable approximation of actual).
Where the foreign entity reports in the currency of a hyperinflationary economy, the financial statements of the foreign entity should be restated as required by IAS 29, Financial Reporting in Hyperinflationary Economies, before translation into the reporting currency.
When the presentation currency is different from the functional currency, disclose that fact together with the functional currency and the reason for using a different presentation currency.
www.iasplus.com /standard/ias21.htm   (1945 words)

  
 IFRS: Functional and presentation currency
Functional currency is the currency of the primary economic environment in which the entity operates [IAS21R.8].
The focus is on the currency in which funds from financing activities are generated and the currency in which receipts from operating activities are retained.
An entity whose functional currency is the currency of a hyperinflationary economy restates its financial information in accordance with IAS 29.
www.pwc.com /extweb/service.nsf/docid/6757e4028f12352885257131003eee94   (1088 words)

  
 Strawman-UCC 1-Uniform Commercial Code-Take back your Strawman   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
We were never told that the STRAWMAN -a fictional person, a creature of the state -is subject to all the codes, statutes, rules, regulations, ordinances, etc. decreed by government, but that WE, the real man & woman, are not.
The fictional person of government can only function in a fictional commercial world, one where there is no real money, only fictional funds...
A presentment from fictional government -from traffic citation to criminal charges -is a negative, commercial "claim" against the Strawman.
www.nmcservices.net /strawman.html   (2666 words)

  
 Foreign Currency and Currency Exchange Rates
Your functional currency generally is the U.S. dollar unless you are required to use the currency of a foreign country.
The business books and records are not kept in the currency of the economic environment in which a significant part of the business activities is conducted.
If your functional currency is the U.S. dollar, you must immediately translate into dollars all items of income, expense, etc. (including taxes), that you receive, pay, or accrue in a foreign currency and that will affect computation of your income tax.
www.irs.gov /businesses/small/article/0,,id=130524,00.html   (362 words)

  
 Non-S$ Functional Currency - Filing Requirements
Once the existing balances have been translated to the functional currency equivalent, any excess remaining at the end of the basis period, must be translated back to Singapore dollars using the same average rate as is applied to the chargeable income of that year and carried forward as such, until it is fully utilised.
In computing the value of the functional currency equivalent of the partial tax exemption on the first $100,000 of chargeable income, income subject to tax incentives, and the Singapore tax on foreign sourced income (for purposes of foreign tax credit calculation), the translation must be made by using the average exchange rate for that period.
Any translation of functional currency items to their Singapore dollar equivalent will be made using the relevant average exchange rate or changeover exchange rate as stated in the rules.
www.pwc.com /extweb/manissue.nsf/docid/6B79FA1EDD140A01CA256E1C0024D645   (1512 words)

  
 Euro Currency Support in the Solaris Operating Environment - A White Paper   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
This is because most users wish to continue to use their national currencies during the earlier part of the transition period.
One alternative is to place the euro currency symbol at level 3 on Keys "3" or "4", both of which already contain currency signs at level 2 on most keyboards.
Support for the euro currency is available in JDK software version 1.1.7 and 1.1.8, as well as the Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition v1.2 and later, and can be downloaded from java.sun.com.
www.sun.com /software/whitepapers/wp-eurocurrency   (2713 words)

  
 Fictional currency
Fictional currency is currency in works of fiction.
This is a necessary plot device, in order to increment the completeness of the environment, and at the same time dissociate it from any known economy on earth.
Sovereigns from Knights of Xentar (the pound sterling was once known as a pound sovereign so as not to confuse it with a sovereign, which was worth 30 shillings in that time.)
www.askfactmaster.com /Fictional_currency   (422 words)

  
 Currency Hedge Accounting Engagements | HedgeTrackers
FAS 52 - Functional Currency Review - engaged to review the FAS 52 functional currency designation of international subsidiaries for this high technology multinational after a substantial acquisition.
Facilitated functional currency changes with practical solutions for meeting both foreign statutory requirements and US GAAP.
Eliminated reporting of FX Gains and Losses as well as margin volatility in the periods between foreign currency receipts and payments.
www.hedgetrackers.com /whatweoffer/engagements.htm   (715 words)

  
 Rupee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The Rupee (₨ or Rs.) is the common name for the currencies used in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Mauritius, and the Seychelles; in Indonesia the unit of currency is known as the rupiah and in the Maldives the rufiyah.
However, in the Bengali and Assames languages, spoken in Assam, Tripura, and West Bengal, the Rupee is known as a Taka, and is written as such on Indian banknotes.
Rupees are the unit of currency in the Legend of Zelda video game series created by Nintendo.
www.knowledgehunter.info /wiki/Rs   (567 words)

  
 Mohammed Amin: Can you still account in foreign currency?
The functional currency is the currency of the primary economic environment in which the company operates.
If the foreign presentation currency figures have been properly computed, you may need to do little more than reverse the currency conversion that was used to convert the sterling functional currency figures into the foreign presentation currency.
Of course the foreign currency amounts need to be converted into sterling using either the average exchange rate for the period or the spot exchange rate, as appropriate.
pwc.blogs.com /mohammed_amin/2006/03/can_you_still_a.html   (2308 words)

  
 How To Play   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
When both "persons," the real and the fictional, agree to the terms of a contract, there is a connection, intercourse, dealings, there is a communication, an exchange.
But there is another way for fictional government to deal with the real man and woman: through the use of a representative, a liaison, the go-between.
We were never told that the STRAWMAN -a fictional person, a creature of the state -is subject to all the codes, statutes, rules, regulations, ordinances, etc. decreed by government, but that WE, the real man and woman, are not.
www.worldnewsstand.net /law/PLAY_BALL.htm   (2716 words)

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