Wolfram Language & System 11.0 (2016)|Legacy Documentation

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attempts to convert the specified currency quantity to the specified target currency.


  • The target can be a canonical unit or a Quantity expression.
  • When target is a Quantity, the resulting output will have the same unit as target.
  • An internet connection is required for conversion between currency units.
  • CurrencyConvert uses exchange rate information provided by FinancialData for conversion between currency units.
  • CurrencyConvert uses InflationAdjust for historical currency conversions involving DatedUnit.
  • When no exchange rate information is available a String representing the exchange ratio is returned instead.

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Convert from US dollars to euros:

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DatedUnit can be used to specify currency values at a specific point in time:

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Introduced in 2014