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Cape Town Talent Exchange
Community Exchange System

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Administrator Information
Name Dawn Pilatowicz
E-mail Address
Position / Job Title Administrator
First Language English
Organization Community Exchange System (CES)
URL Address
Currency System Information
Status Operating
Year the System was Started 2003
Community Cape Town
City / Urban Area Cape Town
Country South Africa
E-mail Address
Medium of Exchange Electronic Transaction
Unit of Value Units of National Currency Equivalent
Valuation Convertible for National Currency
Cost-Recovery Mechanism
  1. Percentage levy on transactions
Source of Funding Internal Currency Charges
Purpose for Establishing System All reasons
Size of Membership 4,813
Population of Area Served by System 4,500,000
Estimated Yearly Operating Budget Internal Currency: 20,000
Yearly Volume of Trade Internal Currency: 1,700,000
Main Goods and Services Traded
  1. All
Additional Information

The Cape Town Talent Exchange was the first exchange in the Community Exchange System (CES) network. It is now the biggest CES exchange and has served as an example for subsequent CES exchanges. It continues to attract a consistent flow or new members and is currently growing in inverse proportion to the collapse of the usury-based global monetary system.

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