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On the 20th January 2019 the spot inter-bank market saw:

Open: 1 GBP = 1.289 USD

Close: 1 GBP = 1.2854 USD

Average: 1 GBP = 1.2869 USD

Lowest: 1 GBP = 1.2848 USD

Highest: 1 GBP = 1.289 USD


Today's Live British Pound into Us Dollar Exchange Rate

Spot: 1 GBP = 1.2503 USD

Independent Provider: 1 GBP = 1.2415

Avge. UK Bank International Payment: 1 GBP = 1.2013 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 20th of January compared.

British Pounds into Us Dollars Us Dollars into British Pound Date
1 GBP = 1.2854 USD 0.778 GBP = 1 USD on 20/01/2019
5 GBP = 6.4270 USD 3.8900 GBP = 5 USD on 20/01/2019
10 GBP = 12.8540 USD 7.7800 GBP = 10 USD on 20/01/2019
15 GBP = 19.2810 USD 11.6700 GBP = 15 USD on 20/01/2019
20 GBP = 25.7080 USD 15.5600 GBP = 20 USD on 20/01/2019
25 GBP = 32.1350 USD 19.4500 GBP = 25 USD on 20/01/2019
50 GBP = 64.2700 USD 38.9000 GBP = 50 USD on 20/01/2019
100 GBP = 128.5400 USD 77.8000 GBP = 100 USD on 20/01/2019
500 GBP = 642.7000 USD 389.0000 GBP = 500 USD on 20/01/2019
1000 GBP = 1,285.4000 USD 778.0000 GBP = 1000 USD on 20/01/2019
2500 GBP = 3,213.5000 USD 1,945.0000 GBP = 2500 USD on 20/01/2019
5000 GBP = 6,427.0000 USD 3,890.0000 GBP = 5000 USD on 20/01/2019
10000 GBP = 12,854.0000 USD 7,780.0000 GBP = 10000 USD on 20/01/2019
25000 GBP = 32,135.0000 USD 19,450.0000 GBP = 25000 USD on 20/01/2019
50000 GBP = 64,270.0000 USD 38,900.0000 GBP = 50000 USD on 20/01/2019
100000 GBP = 128,540.0000 USD 77,800.0000 GBP = 100000 USD on 20/01/2019
250000 GBP = 321,350.0000 USD 194,500.0000 GBP = 250000 USD on 20/01/2019
500000 GBP = 642,700.0000 USD 389,000.0000 GBP = 500000 USD on 20/01/2019
1000000 GBP = 1,285,400.0000 USD 778,000.0000 GBP = 1000000 USD on 20/01/2019

Latest British Pound News

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling: Merkel Comments on Backstop Cements Support vs. Euro and Dollar Ahead of Weekend

19 July, 2019 |

Fresh signs of concessions on the Irish border question have helped cement Sterling's nascent recovery ahead of the weekend. 

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Live: Barnier, Varadkar Comments on Irish Border Triggers Recovery

18 July, 2019 |

Finally, some relief for the British Pound which is rallying against the Euro, Dollar and a host of other currencies as some potentially positive comments from the European Union's Chief Brexit negotiator come through.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling to Fall Another 10-15% Against Euro & Dollar Once New Prime Minister is Installed: Royal London's Greetham

18 July, 2019 |

Should the tough rhetoric of the Conservative Party's leadership campaign actually translate into a 'no deal' Brexit, then Sterling could slump another 10-15% says a leading fund manager at the UK's largest mutual insurer.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound: Renewed Talk of General Election adds Fresh Downside Pressures vs. Euro and Dollar

17 July, 2019 |

The British Pound remains fragile in mid-week trade with foreign exchange markets digesting the latest political headlines that suggest a General Election is being considered by Boris Johnson, who is likely to replace Prime Minister Theresa May new Tuesday.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Solid Wage Growth Fails to Support Sterling amid Gloomy BoE Outlook

16 July, 2019 |

The Pound hit the ropes again Tuesday as the market responded to official employment figures for the month of May, with subsequent price action suggesting investors have all but given hope of seeing the Bank of England (BoE) lift its interest rate anytime soon. 

GBP LIVE TODAY

Sterling in Sharp Slump on Johnson and Hunt Irish Backstop Rejection

16 July, 2019 |

Today's wage numbers should be an all-out positive for Sterling, but instead we see the Pound-Euro exchange rate hitting a fresh seven-month low while the Pound-Dollar exchange rate is hitting fresh two-year lows.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound Can Fall Another 4%: MUFG

15 July, 2019 |

The Pound was bottom of the developed world barrel for July this last week but is in danger of a further four percent decline over the coming months if the outcome of the ongoing Conservative Party leadership election leads to adverse Brexit headlines, according to analysts at MUFG.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Vlieghe: Interest Rates Could hit 0% or Go Higher to Defend Pound Sterling in 'No Deal' Brexit Outcome

12 July, 2019 |

The Bank of England continued prepare the UK for a potential interest rate cut on Friday, July 12, with Monetary Policy Committee member Gertjan Vlieghe saying Threadneedle Street could potentially cut interest rates to boost demand if Britain faces repeatedly extended Brexit deadlines and a slowing global economy.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound Puts in Gains, but Tenreyro Adds to Rate Cut Expectations

11 July, 2019 |

Comments from Bank of England MPC member Tenreyro add to expectations for an interest rate cut, which should weigh on Sterling going forward.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Live: GDP Numbers Aid Shallow Recovery

10 July, 2019 |

The release of GDP and other economic data mid-week are being tipped as a potential catalyst for a short-term relief rally in Pound Sterling.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound Sell-Off Breaks Key Levels

09 July, 2019 |

The British Pound has come under more concerted selling pressure in the London session on Tuesday with a fall below 1.25 against the U.S. Dollar looking to be a catalyst to the broader sell off in the Sterling family.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Treads Near Multi-Month Lows vs. Euro and Dollar Amidst Fresh Political Intrigue

08 July, 2019 |

The British Pound is trading towards the lower end of multi-month ranges against both the Euro and U.S. Dollar as a new week of trade that should be dominated by ongoing political intrigue commences.