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{{Infobox business
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|name = BAWSAQ
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|image = BAWSAQA.png
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|type = Stock Exchange
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|size = 205px
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|games = ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]<br>[[Grand Theft Auto V]]''
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|taglines = "''Dealing in life's ups and downs''"
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|locations = [[Liberty City (HD Universe)|Liberty City]]<br>[[Los Santos (HD Universe)|Los Santos]]
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|reference = [[wp:NASDAQ|NASDAQ]]}}
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{{Quote|Dealing in life's ups and downs.|BAWSAQ's slogan}}
   
'''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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'''BAWSAQ''' is [[United States of America|America's]] stock exchange in the [[HD Universe]].
   
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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==Description==
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One of their offices is located at the corner of [[Kunzite Street]] and [[Burlesque]] in [[Star Junction]], [[Algonquin]]. The [[Bawsaq Building|main building]] stands 1,043 ft. tall.
   
==Companies listed on the BAWSAQ==
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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.
[[Image:BAWSAQ-GTA4-exterior.jpg|300px|right|thumb|The massive BAWSAQ building and LED display in [[Star Junction]], GTA IV.]]
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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.
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==Influence==
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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]], [[wp:New York City|New York City]].
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==Companies==
 
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.
   
 
* [[Alpha Mail]]
 
* [[Alpha Mail]]
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* [[Ammu-Nation]] (AMU)
 
* [[Bank of Liberty]]
 
* [[Bank of Liberty]]
 
* [[Badger|Badger Wireless]] (BADR)
 
* [[Badger|Badger Wireless]] (BADR)
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* [[Biglogs]] (BIGL)
 
* [[Biglogs]] (BIGL)
 
* [[Binco]] (BNCO)
 
* [[Binco]] (BNCO)
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* [[Bleeter]] (BLE)
 
* [[Burger Shot]] (BSHT)
 
* [[Burger Shot]] (BSHT)
 
* [[Candy Box]] (CABOX)
 
* [[Candy Box]] (CABOX)
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* [[Eyefind.info]] (EYEF)
 
* [[Eyefind.info]] (EYEF)
 
* [[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)
 
* [[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)
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==Locations ==
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===Liberty City===
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<gallery position="center">
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BAWSAQ-GTA4-exterior.jpg|[[Star Junction]], [[Algonquin]]
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===Los Santos===
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BAWSAQBuilding-GTAV.png|[[Boulevard Del Perro]], [[Morningwood]]
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</gallery>
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==Gallery==
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<gallery position="center">
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Bawsaqq.jpg|Dealing in life's ups and downs.
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BawsaqBranch-GTAV.jpg|Entrance of the BAWSAQ branch in GTA V.
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</gallery>
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
*BAWSAQ is a reference to the slang term "Ball Sack".
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*BAWSAQ sounds like 'ballsack', which is a nickname for the male scrotum.
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**Also, the Scottish slang version of the word 'ball' is 'baw', further adding to the meaning behind the stock exchange's name.
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==See Also==
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*[[Liberty City National Exchange]]
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*[[Tallest Buildings in HD Universe]]
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*[[Liberty City Stock Exchange]]
   
 
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Latest revision as of 13:30, April 13, 2016

"Dealing in life's ups and downs."
―BAWSAQ's slogan

BAWSAQ is America's stock exchange in the HD Universe.

DescriptionEdit

One of their offices is located at the corner of Kunzite Street and Burlesque in Star Junction, Algonquin. The main building stands 1,043 ft. tall.

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.

InfluenceEdit

It is a parody of NASDAQ, which is situated in a similarly designed Condé Nast Building in Times Square, New York City.

CompaniesEdit

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.

Locations Edit

Liberty CityEdit

Los SantosEdit

GalleryEdit

TriviaEdit

  • BAWSAQ sounds like 'ballsack', which is a nickname for the male scrotum.
    • Also, the Scottish slang version of the word 'ball' is 'baw', further adding to the meaning behind the stock exchange's name.

See AlsoEdit

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