In the late 18th century, the Cornishman Samuel Wallis visited the Island, which is named after him.
1) a) Central Bank of West African States issues: the "Franc Financial Cooperation in Central Africa (FCFA) b) Bank of Central African Cooperation in Central Africa (FFCCA)
2) Coinage of the French Polynesian Island of New Caledonia ("Nouvelle Caledonie" in French) - the CFP Franc.
3) Financial Institution for issuing uniform currency/coinage for French Overseas territories in the Pacific & French Southern Territories of Antarctica "The Institut d'emission d'Outre-mer" (IEOM) for French Polynesia (Tahiti), New caledonia, Wallis-et-Futuna, and the erstwhile New Hebrides (present day Vanuatu)
4) 2014 Emission of Banknotes for French Polynesia (Tahiti), New Caledonia, Wallis-et futuna and the erstwhile New Hebrides (present day Vanuatu)