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|caption = BAWSAQ logo
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|games = ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]<br>[[Grand Theft Auto V]]<br>[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]''
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|motto = "Dealing in life's ups and downs"
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'''BAWSAQ''' is [[Liberty City in GTA IV|Liberty City's]] stock exchange with their office located at the corner of Kunzite Street and Burlesque in [[Star Junction]] in [[Algonquin]]. The main Building stands 1,043 ft. tall.
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{{Quote|Dealing in life's ups and downs.|BAWSAQ's slogan}}
   
It is a parody of [[wp:NASDAQ|NASDAQ]], which is situated in a similarly designed [[wp:Condé Nast Building|Condé Nast Building]] in [[wp:Times Square|Times Square]], New York City, and the Glaswegian/Scottish slang word "bawsack" from the word "ballsack". The exchange's slogan is "Dealing with Life's Ups and Downs." BAWSAQ is often mentioned in [[Weazel News]] reports.
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'''BAWSAQ''' is [[United States of America|America's]] stock exchange in the GTA Universe, with one their offices located at the corner of [[Kunzite Street]] and [[Burlesque Street]] in [[Star Junction]], [[Algonquin]]. The [[Bawsaq Building|main building]] stands 1,043 ft. tall.
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It is a parody of [[wp:NASDAQ|NASDAQ]], which is situated in a similarly designed [[wp:Condé Nast Building|Condé Nast Building]] in [[wp:Times Square|Times Square]], New York City. The name, derives from the Scottish slang version of the word "ballsack."
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The exchange's slogan is "Dealing in Life's Ups and Downs."
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BAWSAQ is often mentioned in [[Weazel News]] reports and by some people in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]''; however, the website is not available in the game.
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In ''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]'', it takes on a much larger role, where the player can visit the [[bawsaq.com|BAWSAQ website]] and purchase stocks.
   
 
==Companies listed on the BAWSAQ==
 
==Companies listed on the BAWSAQ==
[[Image:BAWSAQ-GTA4-exterior.jpg|300px|right|thumb|The massive BAWSAQ building and LED display in [[Star Junction]], GTA IV.]]
 
 
These are the companies that are listed on the BAWSAQ as seen on the LED display outside the stock exchange office or on various news ticker displays around Star Junction.
 
These are the companies that are listed on the BAWSAQ as seen on the LED display outside the stock exchange office or on various news ticker displays around Star Junction.
   
 
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* [[Alpha Mail]]
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* [[Bank of Liberty]]
 
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* [[Badger|Badger Wireless]] (BADR)
 
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* [[Biglogs]] (BIGL)
 
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* [[Binco]] (BNCO)
 
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* [[Burger Shot]] (BSHT)
 
* [[Burger Shot]] (BSHT)
 
* [[Candy Box]] (CABOX)
 
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* [[Eyefind.info]] (EYEF)
 
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* [[FLEECA|Fleeca]] (FLEE)
 
* [[FLEECA|Fleeca]] (FLEE)
* [[Fruit Computers]] (FRUC)
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* [[Fruit Computers in HD Universe|Fruit Computers]] (FRUC)
 
* [[Genic]] (GNIC)
 
* [[Genic]] (GNIC)
 
* [[Globe Oil]] (GLBOIL)
 
* [[Globe Oil]] (GLBOIL)
* [[Gruppe Sechs]]
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* [[Gruppe Sechs]] (GRU)
 
* [[Heat]]
 
* [[Heat]]
 
* [[Liberty Tree]] (LIBT)
 
* [[Liberty Tree]] (LIBT)
* Limit
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* [[Limit]]
 
* [[Logger Beer]] (LOGR)
 
* [[Logger Beer]] (LOGR)
 
* [[Liberty Sports Network]] (LSNW)
 
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* [[Weazel|Weazel Networks]] (WZNT)
 
* [[Weazel|Weazel Networks]] (WZNT)
 
* [[Whiz|Whiz Wireless]] (WHIZ)
 
* [[Whiz|Whiz Wireless]] (WHIZ)
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* [[WIWANG]] (WIW)
 
* [[Xero]] (XGAS)
 
* [[Xero]] (XGAS)
   
==Trivia==
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==Gallery==
*BAWSAQ is a reference to the slang term "Ball Sack".
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<gallery>
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Bawsaqq.jpg|Dealing in life's ups and downs.
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BAWSAQ-GTA4-exterior.jpg|The massive BAWSAQ building and LED display in [[Star Junction]], GTA IV.
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BAWSAQBuilding-GTAV.png|BAWSAQ branch on [[Boulevard Del Perro]] in [[Morningwood]], GTA V.
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BawsaqBranch-GTAV.jpg|Entrance of the BAWSAQ branch in GTA V.
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</gallery>
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==See Also==
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*[[Tallest Buildings in HD Universe]]
   
 
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Latest revision as of 21:20, November 14, 2014

STOCK EXCHANGE
BAWSAQ
BAWSAQA
BAWSAQ logo
Appearance(s): Grand Theft Auto IV
Grand Theft Auto V
Grand Theft Auto Online
Motto: "Dealing in life's ups and downs"
Website: bawsaq.com
"Dealing in life's ups and downs."
―BAWSAQ's slogan

BAWSAQ is America's stock exchange in the GTA Universe, with one their offices located at the corner of Kunzite Street and Burlesque Street in Star Junction, Algonquin. The main building stands 1,043 ft. tall.

It is a parody of NASDAQ, which is situated in a similarly designed Condé Nast Building in Times Square, New York City. The name, derives from the Scottish slang version of the word "ballsack."

The exchange's slogan is "Dealing in Life's Ups and Downs."

BAWSAQ is often mentioned in Weazel News reports and by some people in Grand Theft Auto IV; however, the website is not available in the game.

In Grand Theft Auto V, it takes on a much larger role, where the player can visit the BAWSAQ website and purchase stocks.

Companies listed on the BAWSAQEdit

These are the companies that are listed on the BAWSAQ as seen on the LED display outside the stock exchange office or on various news ticker displays around Star Junction.

GalleryEdit

See AlsoEdit

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