Live GBP to USD conversion showing the most competitive exchange rates on the currency market.

1 GBP = 1.2463 USD

1 USD to GBP = 0.8024

Provider Best Rate Today Lowest Rate Today Notes
International Payment: Bank 1.2114 1.2027 Spreads Data from IMTI
International Payment: Independent 1.2351
1.2264 Only on Amounts over £2000
Cash/Travel: Airport Bureaux 1.1964 1.1820 Rather draw from an overseas
ATM in the local currency
Cash/Travel: Advance Booking 1.2276
1.2089 Home delivery, airport collection
Cash/Travel: High Street Providers 1.1964 1.1840
Cash/Travel: TravelFX 1.2351
1.2264 Online Exclusive

GBP/USD Live Chart and Data

Exchange Rate History For Converting British Pound (GBP) to US Dollar (USD)

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Exchange Rate Today for Converting GBP To USD

Convert GBP:
To USD:
1
1.2463
10
12.4630
50
62.3150
100
124.6300
500
623.1500
1,000
1,246.3000
Convert GBP:
To USD:
2,500
3,115.7500
5,000
6,231.5000
7,500
9,347.2500
10,000
12,463.0000
50,000
62,315.0000
1,00,000
124,630.0000

Exchange Rate History for GBP To USD: 2017

January - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
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Open: 1.2258

Close: 1.2345

Mid: 1.2302

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Open: 1.2341

Close: 1.2280

Mid: 1.2315

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Open: 1.2279

Close: 1.2240

Mid: 1.2269

4

Open: 1.2237

Close: 1.2324

Mid: 1.2276

5

Open: 1.2324

Close: 1.2420

Mid: 1.2345

6

Open: 1.2417

Close: 1.2290

Mid: 1.2345

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Open: 1.2417

Close: 1.2290

Mid: 1.2345

8

Open: 1.2417

Close: 1.2290

Mid: 1.2345

9

Open: 1.2255

Close: 1.2165

Mid: 1.2206

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Open: 1.2162

Close: 1.2178

Mid: 1.2152

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Open: 1.2179

Close: 1.2211

Mid: 1.2147

12

Open: 1.2208

Close: 1.2164

Mid: 1.2215

13

Open: 1.2162

Close: 1.2187

Mid: 1.2180

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Open: 1.2162

Close: 1.2187

Mid: 1.2180

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Open: 1.2162

Close: 1.2187

Mid: 1.2180

16

Open: 1.1991

Close: 1.2050

Mid: 1.2045

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Open: 1.2045

Close: 1.2411

Mid: 1.2220

18

Open: 1.2407

Close: 1.2263

Mid: 1.2314

19

Open: 1.2262

Close: 1.2344

Mid: 1.2302

20

Open: 1.2341

Close: 1.2375

Mid: 1.2331

21

Open: 1.2341

Close: 1.2375

Mid: 1.2331

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Open: 1.2341

Close: 1.2375

Mid: 1.2331

23

Open: 1.2384

Close: 1.2537

Mid: 1.2444

24

Open: 1.2535

Close: 1.2522

Mid: 1.2486

25

Open: 1.2518

Close: 1.2636

Mid: 1.2580

26

Open: 1.2636

Close: 1.2601

Mid: 1.2599

27

Open: 1.2599

Close: 1.2553

Mid: 1.2572

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Open: 1.2599

Close: 1.2553

Mid: 1.2572

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Open: 1.2599

Close: 1.2553

Mid: 1.2572

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Open: 1.2593

Close: 1.2486

Mid: 1.2516

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Open: 1.2484

Close: 1.2582

Mid: 1.2512

February - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.2582

Close: 1.2659

Mid: 1.2606

2

Open: 1.2660

Close: 1.2529

Mid: 1.2605

3

Open: 1.2527

Close: 1.2486

Mid: 1.2497

4

Open: 1.2527

Close: 1.2486

Mid: 1.2497

5

Open: 1.2527

Close: 1.2486

Mid: 1.2497

6

Open: 1.2494

Close: 1.2471

Mid: 1.2477

7

Open: 1.2480

Close: 1.2513

Mid: 1.2467

8

Open: 1.2510

Close: 1.2541

Mid: 1.2516

9

Open: 1.2544

Close: 1.2502

Mid: 1.2535

10

Open: 1.2499

Close: 1.2501

Mid: 1.2476

11

Open: 1.2499

Close: 1.2501

Mid: 1.2476

12

Open: 1.2499

Close: 1.2501

Mid: 1.2476

13

Open: 1.2498

Close: 1.2527

Mid: 1.2519

14

Open: 1.2524

Close: 1.2475

Mid: 1.2479

15

Open: 1.2476

Close: 1.2462

Mid: 1.2439

16

Open: 1.2465

Close: 1.2492

Mid: 1.2483

17

Open: 1.2495

Close: 1.2410

Mid: 1.2438

18

Open: 1.2495

Close: 1.2410

Mid: 1.2438

19

Open: 1.2495

Close: 1.2410

Mid: 1.2438

20

Open: 1.2418

Close: 1.2462

Mid: 1.2444

21

Open: 1.2466

Close: 1.2473

Mid: 1.2468

22

Open: 1.2473

Close: 1.2448

Mid: 1.2471

23

Open: 1.2448

Close: 1.2451

Mid: 1.2454

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For full historical data please visit: GBP/USD exchange rate history pages for the past 365 days
For full historical data please visit: GBP/USD exchange rate history pages for the year 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012

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GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling “Reverts to Mean” as Optical Illusion in GDP Data Catches Traders Out

23 February, 2017 |

Foreign exchange traders may have unnecessarily punished the Pound in the wake of the release of Wednesday’s GDP release and it must therefore recover back to higher levels against the Dollar and Euro we are told.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound 'Substantially Undervalued' but Must Still Go Lower say SEB

22 February, 2017 |

Analysts at a leading financial services house have confirmed Pound Sterling to be one of the world’s most undervalued currencies at present.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Carney & Co Retain a Cautious Optimism Before Treasury Select Committee

21 February, 2017 |

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GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Outlook: Brexit Risks Rising Again as EU Pushes for Hard-Landing

20 February, 2017 |

The British Pound sees the data calendar dry this week, which could be a good thing if we consider the string of sub-expectations economic releases seen in mid-month.

GBP LIVE TODAY

UK Retail Sales Data Confirms the Mighty British Consumer is Coming Under Pressure

17 February, 2017 |

"Retail was the beating heart of the UK economy in 2016, so with consumer spending expected to slide in the coming months we could see the Pound push lower against both the Euro and the Dollar."

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Slips on Disappointing Earnings Data

15 February, 2017 |

"Today’s weaker wage data could take the pressure off the Bank of England, hence the decline in UK bond yields this morning, which has also weighed on the Pound."

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound Down as UK Inflation Comes in Below Expectation

14 February, 2017 |

The British Pound faces up to the release of all-important inflation data on Tuesday February 14.

GBP LIVE TODAY

A 'Cheap' Pound has Bumper Day as Brexit Worries Fade Away

13 February, 2017 |

Analysts have been left baffled as to why the British Pound is the best performing currency at the start of the new week.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Spooked Pound Falls and Erases Gains Following Strong Manufacturing + Trade Data Releases

10 February, 2017 |

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GBP LIVE TODAY

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08 February, 2017 |

Joachim Fels, Pimco’s global economic adviser, has suggested the Bank of England is keeping the Pound artificially weak.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Recovers as Bank of England's Forbes Breaks Rank on Interest Rate Call

07 February, 2017 |

Pound Sterling recovered against the Euro, US Dollar and other majors after some surprising comments made by a member of the Bank of England’s key decision-making Monetary Policy Committee.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound is Down: BRC Retail Sales Data, Risk-Off Mood Over French Elections to Blame

07 February, 2017 |

The Pound got off to a shaky start on Tuesday morning and we think this may have something to do with surprisingly poor Retail Sales data, which brought into doubt the resilience of the economy post-Brexit referendum.