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On the 1st May 2018 the spot inter-bank market saw:

Open: 1 GBP = 1.3771 USD

Close: 1 GBP = 1.3609 USD

Average: 1 GBP = 1.3681 USD

Lowest: 1 GBP = 1.3589 USD

Highest: 1 GBP = 1.3773 USD


Today's Live British Pound into Us Dollar Exchange Rate

Spot: 1 GBP = 1.2279 USD

Independent Provider: 1 GBP = 1.2193

Avge. UK Bank International Payment: 1 GBP = 1.1798 USD

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GBP/USD Conversion Table History

See below quick comparision table showing how the most popular currency requirements for the British Pound / Us Dollar exchange rate conversions on the 1st of May compared.

British Pounds into Us Dollars Us Dollars into British Pound Date
1 GBP = 1.3609 USD 0.7348 GBP = 1 USD on 01/05/2018
5 GBP = 6.8045 USD 3.6740 GBP = 5 USD on 01/05/2018
10 GBP = 13.6090 USD 7.3480 GBP = 10 USD on 01/05/2018
15 GBP = 20.4135 USD 11.0220 GBP = 15 USD on 01/05/2018
20 GBP = 27.2180 USD 14.6960 GBP = 20 USD on 01/05/2018
25 GBP = 34.0225 USD 18.3700 GBP = 25 USD on 01/05/2018
50 GBP = 68.0450 USD 36.7400 GBP = 50 USD on 01/05/2018
100 GBP = 136.0900 USD 73.4800 GBP = 100 USD on 01/05/2018
500 GBP = 680.4500 USD 367.4000 GBP = 500 USD on 01/05/2018
1000 GBP = 1,360.9000 USD 734.8000 GBP = 1000 USD on 01/05/2018
2500 GBP = 3,402.2500 USD 1,837.0000 GBP = 2500 USD on 01/05/2018
5000 GBP = 6,804.5000 USD 3,674.0000 GBP = 5000 USD on 01/05/2018
10000 GBP = 13,609.0000 USD 7,348.0000 GBP = 10000 USD on 01/05/2018
25000 GBP = 34,022.5000 USD 18,370.0000 GBP = 25000 USD on 01/05/2018
50000 GBP = 68,045.0000 USD 36,740.0000 GBP = 50000 USD on 01/05/2018
100000 GBP = 136,090.0000 USD 73,480.0000 GBP = 100000 USD on 01/05/2018
250000 GBP = 340,225.0000 USD 183,700.0000 GBP = 250000 USD on 01/05/2018
500000 GBP = 680,450.0000 USD 367,400.0000 GBP = 500000 USD on 01/05/2018
1000000 GBP = 1,360,900.0000 USD 734,800.0000 GBP = 1000000 USD on 01/05/2018

Latest British Pound News

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling is Week's Best Performer, but Analysts Forecast Downside Ahead

23 August, 2019 |

Ahead of the weekend we see the British Pound is coming off the three-week highs it recorded against the Euro, U.S. Dollar and other currencies, with analysts expressing scepticism that the bounce following Prime Minister Boris Johnson's trip to France and Germany can be sustained.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound Jumps after Macron says Brexit Deal Can be Amended

22 August, 2019 |

The British Pound added to recent gains Thursday as markets digested the latest headlines on the Brexit impasse with French President Emmanuel Macron appearing to side with Germany's Angela Merkel in agreeing to allow the UK to present alternatives to the Irish border 'bacstop'.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Today: Positive Merkel-Johnson Meeting "Would see the GBP Rally" vs. Euro and Dollar say Lloyds

21 August, 2019 |

Any positive headlines from the Johnson-Merkel meeting could see Sterling garner further support.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Merkel Hints on Backstop Compromise Prompt Recovery in Sterling Exchange Rates

20 August, 2019 |

Prime Minister Johnson has potentially fired the starting gun on a fresh round of Brexit negotiations which - on the margin - are supportive of Sterling in that it suggests there is a route to a new Brexit deal being struck, thereby preventing the EU and UK parting ways without a deal on October 31.

GBP LIVE TODAY

"Too early for a Firm Rebound" in British Pound says Analyst, Sterling Softer vs. Euro and Dollar on Monday

19 August, 2019 |

The Pound starts the new week softer, and is seen just off its recent multi-day highs as markets await further direction on the Brexit process.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound Recovery Aided by Retail Sales Surprise 

15 August, 2019 |

The Pound advanced against the Dollar, Euro and other major rivals Thursday as so-called risk assets recovered from an earlier sell-off, although the British currency was aided higher by strong July retail sales figures that have encouraged speculation of a third-quarter economic recovery in the UK. 

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Gains vs. Euro and Dollar Extend: Labour and Lib Dems Set Out Positions for Caretaker Govt. to Avoid 'No Deal' Brexit

15 August, 2019 |

The British Pound is looking to record a fourth successive day of gains against the Euro and U.S. Dollar, amidst signs of a strong appetite for a cross-party Government being formed to stop a 'no deal' Brexit amongst the Labour and Liberal Democrat parties.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Bouyed by Hot Inflation Figures

14 August, 2019 |

The British Pound was seen consolidating against the Euro, U.S. Dollar and other major currencies ahead of the latest monthly inflation data release.

GBP LIVE TODAY

GBP: 60% Chance of 'No Deal' Bodes for Deep Declines Forecast MUFG

14 August, 2019 |

Pound Sterling is set to lose a further 3.0% of its value against the Euro and nearly a further 9.0% of its value against the U.S. Dollar by the time 2019 is out say foreign exchange analysts at global investment bank MUFG.

GBP LIVE TODAY

GBP Latest: Strong Wage & Employment Data Provides Support, but Expect Any Strength to be Limited

13 August, 2019 |

UK wage growth is in focus for Sterling today, and markets will be wary of another move in Sterling in response to the numbers.

GBP LIVE TODAY

The Pound Advances on Reports 'Remainer' MPs Have Options to Block 'No Deal' Brexit

12 August, 2019 |

The British Pound is higher on Monday: a move that coincides with fresh reports that there are in fact still routes that can be explored by MPs wishing to prevent a 'no deal' Brexit.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Hammered on News of UK GDP Shrinkage, but Recession will be Avoided

09 August, 2019 |

Surprise contraction in UK economic activity sparks a sudden fall in the value of the British Pound.