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

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Convert GBP:
To USD:
1
1.3212
10
13.2120
50
66.0600
100
132.1200
500
660.6000
1,000
1,321.2000
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To USD:
2,500
3,303.0000
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6,606.0000
7,500
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10,000
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50,000
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1,00,000
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Exchange Rate History for GBP To USD: 2017

January - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.2258

Close: 1.2345

Mid: 1.2302

2

Open: 1.2341

Close: 1.2280

Mid: 1.2315

3

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

7

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

10

Open: 1.2162

Close: 1.2178

Mid: 1.2152

11

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

14

Open: 1.2162

Close: 1.2187

Mid: 1.2180

15

Open: 1.2162

Close: 1.2187

Mid: 1.2180

16

Open: 1.1991

Close: 1.2050

Mid: 1.2045

17

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

22

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

28

Open: 1.2599

Close: 1.2553

Mid: 1.2572

29

Open: 1.2599

Close: 1.2553

Mid: 1.2572

30

Open: 1.2593

Close: 1.2486

Mid: 1.2516

31

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: 1.2557

Mid: 1.2494

24

Open: 1.2559

Close: 1.2468

Mid: 1.2520

25

Open: 1.2559

Close: 1.2468

Mid: 1.2520

26

Open: 1.2559

Close: 1.2468

Mid: 1.2520

27

Open: 1.2480

Close: 1.2442

Mid: 1.2459

28

Open: 1.2435

Close: 1.2381

Mid: 1.2432

March - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.2379

Close: 1.2300

Mid: 1.2343

2

Open: 1.2297

Close: 1.2269

Mid: 1.2281

3

Open: 1.2262

Close: 1.2302

Mid: 1.2283

4

Open: 1.2262

Close: 1.2302

Mid: 1.2283

5

Open: 1.2262

Close: 1.2302

Mid: 1.2283

6

Open: 1.2299

Close: 1.2236

Mid: 1.2270

7

Open: 1.2237

Close: 1.2202

Mid: 1.2216

8

Open: 1.2198

Close: 1.2168

Mid: 1.2168

9

Open: 1.2165

Close: 1.2166

Mid: 1.2168

10

Open: 1.2161

Close: 1.2171

Mid: 1.2173

11

Open: 1.2161

Close: 1.2171

Mid: 1.2173

12

Open: 1.2161

Close: 1.2171

Mid: 1.2173

13

Open: 1.2170

Close: 1.2221

Mid: 1.2213

14

Open: 1.2219

Close: 1.2154

Mid: 1.2151

15

Open: 1.2153

Close: 1.2292

Mid: 1.2265

16

Open: 1.2293

Close: 1.2361

Mid: 1.2323

17

Open: 1.2357

Close: 1.2397

Mid: 1.2365

18

Open: 1.2357

Close: 1.2397

Mid: 1.2365

19

Open: 1.2357

Close: 1.2397

Mid: 1.2365

20

Open: 1.2391

Close: 1.2359

Mid: 1.2382

21

Open: 1.2356

Close: 1.2480

Mid: 1.2396

22

Open: 1.2479

Close: 1.2483

Mid: 1.2456

23

Open: 1.2479

Close: 1.2522

Mid: 1.2500

24

Open: 1.2521

Close: 1.2472

Mid: 1.2495

25

Open: 1.2521

Close: 1.2472

Mid: 1.2495

26

Open: 1.2521

Close: 1.2472

Mid: 1.2495

27

Open: 1.2490

Close: 1.2561

Mid: 1.2558

28

Open: 1.2560

Close: 1.2452

Mid: 1.2523

29

Open: 1.2451

Close: 1.2435

Mid: 1.2424

30

Open: 1.2429

Close: 1.2469

Mid: 1.2453

31

Open: 1.2469

Close: 1.2555

Mid: 1.2503

April - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.2469

Close: 1.2555

Mid: 1.2503

2

Open: 1.2469

Close: 1.2555

Mid: 1.2503

3

Open: 1.2551

Close: 1.2488

Mid: 1.2508

4

Open: 1.2489

Close: 1.2443

Mid: 1.2447

5

Open: 1.2462

Close: 1.2485

Mid: 1.2455

6

Open: 1.2486

Close: 1.2470

Mid: 1.2480

7

Open: 1.2470

Close: 1.2382

Mid: 1.2418

8

Open: 1.2470

Close: 1.2382

Mid: 1.2418

9

Open: 1.2470

Close: 1.2382

Mid: 1.2418

10

Open: 1.2388

Close: 1.2414

Mid: 1.2401

11

Open: 1.2417

Close: 1.2492

Mid: 1.2450

12

Open: 1.2492

Close: 1.2543

Mid: 1.2516

13

Open: 1.2545

Close: 1.2503

Mid: 1.2535

14

Open: 1.2503

Close: 1.2527

Mid: 1.2522

15

Open: 1.2503

Close: 1.2527

Mid: 1.2522

16

Open: 1.2503

Close: 1.2527

Mid: 1.2522

17

Open: 1.2536

Close: 1.2568

Mid: 1.2550

18

Open: 1.2567

Close: 1.2842

Mid: 1.2698

19

Open: 1.2843

Close: 1.2782

Mid: 1.2816

20

Open: 1.2779

Close: 1.2816

Mid: 1.2810

21

Open: 1.2818

Close: 1.2813

Mid: 1.2797

22

Open: 1.2818

Close: 1.2813

Mid: 1.2797

23

Open: 1.2818

Close: 1.2813

Mid: 1.2797

24

Open: 1.2831

Close: 1.2796

Mid: 1.2826

25

Open: 1.2795

Close: 1.2842

Mid: 1.2819

26

Open: 1.2850

Close: 1.2849

Mid: 1.2837

27

Open: 1.2848

Close: 1.2905

Mid: 1.2883

28

Open: 1.2905

Close: 1.2954

Mid: 1.2928

29

Open: 1.2905

Close: 1.2954

Mid: 1.2928

30

Open: 1.2905

Close: 1.2954

Mid: 1.2928

May - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.2946

Close: 1.2882

Mid: 1.2920

2

Open: 1.2882

Close: 1.2940

Mid: 1.2907

3

Open: 1.2939

Close: 1.2870

Mid: 1.2901

4

Open: 1.2868

Close: 1.2923

Mid: 1.2894

5

Open: 1.2923

Close: 1.2983

Mid: 1.2932

6

Open: 1.2923

Close: 1.2983

Mid: 1.2932

7

Open: 1.2923

Close: 1.2983

Mid: 1.2932

8

Open: 1.2980

Close: 1.2943

Mid: 1.2965

9

Open: 1.2943

Close: 1.2936

Mid: 1.2938

10

Open: 1.2938

Close: 1.2938

Mid: 1.2948

11

Open: 1.2938

Close: 1.2888

Mid: 1.2900

12

Open: 1.2887

Close: 1.2898

Mid: 1.2883

13

Open: 1.2887

Close: 1.2898

Mid: 1.2883

14

Open: 1.2887

Close: 1.2898

Mid: 1.2883

15

Open: 1.2887

Close: 1.2900

Mid: 1.2911

16

Open: 1.2899

Close: 1.2921

Mid: 1.2908

17

Open: 1.2921

Close: 1.2972

Mid: 1.2951

18

Open: 1.2972

Close: 1.2941

Mid: 1.2985

19

Open: 1.2942

Close: 1.3040

Mid: 1.2992

20

Open: 1.2942

Close: 1.3040

Mid: 1.2992

21

Open: 1.2942

Close: 1.3040

Mid: 1.2992

22

Open: 1.3014

Close: 1.3003

Mid: 1.2999

23

Open: 1.3004

Close: 1.2963

Mid: 1.2978

24

Open: 1.2965

Close: 1.2975

Mid: 1.2973

25

Open: 1.2972

Close: 1.2946

Mid: 1.2968

26

Open: 1.2944

Close: 1.2813

Mid: 1.2865

27

Open: 1.2944

Close: 1.2813

Mid: 1.2865

28

Open: 1.2944

Close: 1.2813

Mid: 1.2865

29

Open: 1.2810

Close: 1.2839

Mid: 1.2832

30

Open: 1.2836

Close: 1.2860

Mid: 1.2853

31

Open: 1.2856

Close: 1.2892

Mid: 1.2850

June - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.2893

Close: 1.2883

Mid: 1.2879

2

Open: 1.2883

Close: 1.2891

Mid: 1.2879

3

Open: 1.2883

Close: 1.2891

Mid: 1.2879

4

Open: 1.2883

Close: 1.2891

Mid: 1.2879

5

Open: 1.2861

Close: 1.2908

Mid: 1.2896

6

Open: 1.2910

Close: 1.2915

Mid: 1.2910

7

Open: 1.2910

Close: 1.2959

Mid: 1.2911

8

Open: 1.2952

Close: 1.2843

Mid: 1.2929

9

Open: 1.2845

Close: 1.2753

Mid: 1.2742

10

Open: 1.2845

Close: 1.2753

Mid: 1.2742

11

Open: 1.2845

Close: 1.2753

Mid: 1.2742

12

Open: 1.2727

Close: 1.2659

Mid: 1.2709

13

Open: 1.2659

Close: 1.2757

Mid: 1.2709

14

Open: 1.2759

Close: 1.2755

Mid: 1.2776

15

Open: 1.2756

Close: 1.2761

Mid: 1.2757

16

Open: 1.2758

Close: 1.2787

Mid: 1.2778

17

Open: 1.2758

Close: 1.2787

Mid: 1.2778

18

Open: 1.2758

Close: 1.2787

Mid: 1.2778

19

Open: 1.2770

Close: 1.2738

Mid: 1.2766

20

Open: 1.2741

Close: 1.2629

Mid: 1.2681

21

Open: 1.2628

Close: 1.2672

Mid: 1.2657

22

Open: 1.2672

Close: 1.2681

Mid: 1.2671

23

Open: 1.2680

Close: 1.2723

Mid: 1.2724

24

Open: 1.2680

Close: 1.2723

Mid: 1.2724

25

Open: 1.2680

Close: 1.2723

Mid: 1.2724

26

Open: 1.2736

Close: 1.2725

Mid: 1.2737

27

Open: 1.2723

Close: 1.2817

Mid: 1.2768

28

Open: 1.2817

Close: 1.2928

Mid: 1.2852

29

Open: 1.2928

Close: 1.3006

Mid: 1.2974

30

Open: 1.3007

Close: 1.3033

Mid: 1.2995

July - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.3007

Close: 1.3033

Mid: 1.2995

2

Open: 1.3007

Close: 1.3033

Mid: 1.2995

3

Open: 1.3017

Close: 1.2946

Mid: 1.2984

4

Open: 1.2961

Close: 1.2920

Mid: 1.2939

5

Open: 1.2918

Close: 1.2934

Mid: 1.2909

6

Open: 1.2933

Close: 1.2973

Mid: 1.2948

7

Open: 1.2973

Close: 1.2893

Mid: 1.2924

8

Open: 1.2973

Close: 1.2893

Mid: 1.2924

9

Open: 1.2973

Close: 1.2893

Mid: 1.2924

10

Open: 1.2879

Close: 1.2881

Mid: 1.2888

11

Open: 1.2882

Close: 1.2853

Mid: 1.2882

12

Open: 1.2852

Close: 1.2885

Mid: 1.2864

13

Open: 1.2882

Close: 1.2938

Mid: 1.2915

14

Open: 1.2939

Close: 1.3100

Mid: 1.3021

15

Open: 1.2939

Close: 1.3100

Mid: 1.3021

16

Open: 1.2939

Close: 1.3100

Mid: 1.3021

17

Open: 1.3099

Close: 1.3059

Mid: 1.3068

18

Open: 1.3060

Close: 1.3041

Mid: 1.3041

19

Open: 1.3042

Close: 1.3026

Mid: 1.3040

20

Open: 1.3024

Close: 1.2974

Mid: 1.2990

21

Open: 1.2971

Close: 1.2999

Mid: 1.2993

22

Open: 1.2971

Close: 1.2999

Mid: 1.2993

23

Open: 1.2971

Close: 1.2999

Mid: 1.2993

24

Open: 1.3000

Close: 1.3027

Mid: 1.3021

25

Open: 1.3029

Close: 1.3026

Mid: 1.3051

26

Open: 1.3024

Close: 1.3121

Mid: 1.3077

27

Open: 1.3120

Close: 1.3067

Mid: 1.3129

28

Open: 1.3064

Close: 1.3138

Mid: 1.3094

29

Open: 1.3064

Close: 1.3138

Mid: 1.3094

30

Open: 1.3064

Close: 1.3138

Mid: 1.3094

31

Open: 1.3133

Close: 1.3215

Mid: 1.3161

August - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.3214

Close: 1.3208

Mid: 1.3212

2

Open: 1.3208

Close: 1.3227

Mid: 1.3225

3

Open: 1.3231

Close: 1.3139

Mid: 1.3200

4

Open: 1.3138

Close: 1.3047

Mid: 1.3085

5

Open: 1.3138

Close: 1.3047

Mid: 1.3085

6

Open: 1.3138

Close: 1.3047

Mid: 1.3085

7

Open: 1.3042

Close: 1.3035

Mid: 1.3043

8

Open: 1.3035

Close: 1.2992

Mid: 1.2988

9

Open: 1.2993

Close: 1.3008

Mid: 1.2983

10

Open: 1.3008

Close: 1.2977

Mid: 1.2989

11

Open: 1.2976

Close: 1.3019

Mid: 1.2986

12

Open: 1.2976

Close: 1.3019

Mid: 1.2986

13

Open: 1.2976

Close: 1.3019

Mid: 1.2986

14

Open: 1.3013

Close: 1.2964

Mid: 1.2995

15

Open: 1.2964

Close: 1.2869

Mid: 1.2913

16

Open: 1.2868

Close: 1.2891

Mid: 1.2873

17

Open: 1.2893

Close: 1.2869

Mid: 1.2886

18

Open: 1.2870

Close: 1.2880

Mid: 1.2874

19

Open: 1.2870

Close: 1.2880

Mid: 1.2874

20

Open: 1.2870

Close: 1.2880

Mid: 1.2874

21

Open: 1.2873

Close: 1.2900

Mid: 1.2893

22

Open: 1.2899

Close: 1.2824

Mid: 1.2858

23

Open: 1.2822

Close: 1.2802

Mid: 1.2810

24

Open: 1.2801

Close: 1.2802

Mid: 1.2810

25

Open: 1.2802

Close: 1.2893

Mid: 1.2844

26

Open: 1.2802

Close: 1.2893

Mid: 1.2844

27

Open: 1.2802

Close: 1.2893

Mid: 1.2844

28

Open: 1.2937

Close: 1.2935

Mid: 1.2921

29

Open: 1.2936

Close: 1.2924

Mid: 1.2945

30

Open: 1.2923

Close: 1.2927

Mid: 1.2927

31

Open: 1.2928

Close: 1.2931

Mid: 1.2884

September - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.2926

Close: 1.2958

Mid: 1.2972

2

Open: 1.2926

Close: 1.2958

Mid: 1.2972

3

Open: 1.2926

Close: 1.2958

Mid: 1.2972

4

Open: 1.2958

Close: 1.2938

Mid: 1.2941

5

Open: 1.2938

Close: 1.3037

Mid: 1.2978

6

Open: 1.3028

Close: 1.3052

Mid: 1.3041

7

Open: 1.3043

Close: 1.3105

Mid: 1.3075

8

Open: 1.3103

Close: 1.3202

Mid: 1.3167

9

Open: 1.3103

Close: 1.3202

Mid: 1.3167

10

Open: 1.3103

Close: 1.3202

Mid: 1.3167

11

Open: 1.3173

Close: 1.3164

Mid: 1.3177

12

Open: 1.3163

Close: 1.3290

Mid: 1.3232

13

Open: 1.3300

Close: 1.3212

Mid: 1.3245

14

Open: 1.3210

Close: 1.3403

Mid: 1.3276

15

Open: 1.3400

Close: 1.3598

Mid: 1.3512

16

Open: 1.3400

Close: 1.3598

Mid: 1.3512

17

Open: 1.3400

Close: 1.3598

Mid: 1.3512

18

Open: 1.3573

Close: 1.3497

Mid: 1.3539

19

Open: 1.3499

Close: 1.3511

Mid: 1.3502

20

Open: 1.3507

Close: 1.3496

Mid: 1.3508

21

Open: 1.3495

Close: 1.3584

Mid: 1.3521

22

Open: 1.3582

Close: 1.3513

Mid: 1.3549

23

Open: 1.3582

Close: 1.3513

Mid: 1.3549

24

Open: 1.3582

Close: 1.3513

Mid: 1.3549

25

Open: 1.3443

Close: 1.3469

Mid: 1.3483

26

Open: 1.3467

Close: 1.3460

Mid: 1.3455

27

Open: 1.3455

Close: 1.3388

Mid: 1.3402

28

Open: 1.3386

Close: 1.3445

Mid: 1.3390

29

Open: 1.3442

Close: 1.3401

Mid: 1.3404

30

Open: 1.3442

Close: 1.3401

Mid: 1.3404

October - 2017

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.3442

Close: 1.3401

Mid: 1.3404

2

Open: 1.3378

Close: 1.3280

Mid: 1.3331

3

Open: 1.3272

Close: 1.3241

Mid: 1.3255

4

Open: 1.3241

Close: 1.3232

Mid: 1.3260

5

Open: 1.3232

Close: 1.3111

Mid: 1.3178

6

Open: 1.3112

Close: 1.3064

Mid: 1.3070

7

Open: 1.3064

Close: 1.3064

Mid: 1.3065

8

Open: 1.3064

Close: 1.3081

Mid: 1.3088

9

Open: 1.3082

Close: 1.3142

Mid: 1.3129

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Open: 1.3141

Close: 1.3210

Mid: 1.3181

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Open: 1.3209

Close: 1.3237

Mid: 1.3208

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Open: 1.3237

Close: 1.3262

Mid: 1.3206

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Open: 1.3263

Close: 1.3285

Mid: 1.3293

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Open: 1.3285

Close: 1.3286

Mid: 1.3286

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Open: 1.3286

Close: 1.3287

Mid: 1.3290

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Open: 1.3288

Close: 1.3252

Mid: 1.3269

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Open: 1.3252

Close: 1.3193

Mid: 1.3220

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Publications from the US Federal Reserve

Has the Wage Phillips Curve Gone Dormant?

Although the labor market has steadily strengthened, wage growth has remained slow in recent years. This raises the question of whether the wage Phillips curve—the traditional relationship between labor market...

The U.S. Shale Oil Boom, the Oil Export Ban, and the Economy: A General Equilibrium Analys…

This paper examines the effects of the U.S. shale oil boom in a two-country DSGE model where countries produce crude oil, refined oil products, and a non-oil good. The model...

Global and National Shocks Explain A Large Share of State Job Growth

Global and U.S. national shocks on average appear to equally explain more than half of the fluctuations in state employment growth, an important measure of assessing real economic activity. The...

The 1970s Origins of Too Big to Fail

In 1972, bank regulators bailed out the $1.2 billion Bank of the Commonwealth partly because they viewed it as “too big to fail.” We describe this bailout and subsequent ones...

The Opioid Epidemic and the Labor Market

Drug overdoses now account for more deaths in the United States than traffic deaths or suicides, and most of the increase in overdose deaths since 2010 can be attributed to...

Latest News in the Best GBP to USD Section

5% Rise in US Dollar Forecast as Taylor Model Shows Federal Reserve Way Offside

Taylor’s Rule places the Fed considerably behind the curve on interest rates, which has led strategists to speculate the greenback could rise as much as five per cent if the...

GBP/USD: Is this a Recovery or Not?

The Pound-to-Dollar has been rising since making a low at the start of October, we analyse the views surrounding this move and the current market structure in an effort to...

Pound-to-Dollar Rate Predicted to Extend Short-Term Advance, but an Heavy Data Calendar Co…

The Pound heads into the new week from a position of advantage against the US Dollar with a 1.69% gain having been recorded in the previous week.

Pound-to-Dollar: The Fed Chair Question Is Now The Dollar’s Kingmaker

The question mark over who will lead the US central bank from 2018 is now kingmaker for the US Dollar. Here’s what the debate and each of the respective candidates...

Pound-to-Dollar Rate Advances as US Inflation, Retail Sales Surprises on the Downside

Markets have been pricing a near 80% chance of a Federal Reserve rate hike in December, despite persistent downward pressure on inflation. Friday's data could mean markets may now begin...

Pound Bounces Back Amidst Reports E.U. Keen to Strike Brexit Transition Deal Sooner Rather…

The dramatic shift in fortunes for Sterling comes on the back of reports that the European Union and United Kingdom are actually on the cusp of agreeing a two-year transition...

Latest British Pound News

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling "Fails to Fly" on News UK Wages Grow 2.2%

18 October, 2017 |

Expectations for a Sterling-supportive reading from today's tranche of labour market data are low.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Forecasts vs. Euro and Dollar Upgraded at JP Morgan but there’s a Catch

18 October, 2017 |

A restless Bank of England warrants tweaks to Sterling forecasts but, before readers get too excited, this is about as good as things get for the Pound according to the world’s largest investment bank.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Falls on BoE Scrutiny - "It Appears that the Market was Looking for More"

17 October, 2017 |

Professor Silvana Tenreyro says she will be inclined to vote for a rate rise in near future but Governor Carney's measured tone disappoints Sterling-bulls who are hungry for hints on potential interest rate rises in 2018.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Higher as 'Bad Brexit' in the Price, FX Traders Digest News of May’s Brexit Push

16 October, 2017 |

Pound Sterling was seen moving higher at the start of the new week as London markets took the reins from Asia.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Lloyds Upgrade Pound Sterling Forecasts vs. Euro, Dollar but Downgrade for 2018

16 October, 2017 |

Economists at Lloyds Bank have upgraded their end-2017 forecasts for Pound Sterling but have cut estimates for 2018 and beyond, while also remaining cautious in their projections for UK interest rates.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound in Strong Comeback vs. Dollar, Euro on Report EU to Offer Two-Year Transition Period: Handelsblatt

12 October, 2017 |

Pound Sterling performed a spectacular comeback against major currencies on reports the European Union are looking to offer the UK a two-year transition period.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Dips on Brexit 'Deadlock' but Barnier sees Brexit Negotiation Breakthrough in the Next Two Months

12 October, 2017 |

The Pound’s initial response to the outcome of the fifth round of Brexit negotiations between the European Union and United Kingdom was negative with little significant progress being announced.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Credit Suisse Back the British Pound to Rise Against Dollar and Euro (But it is Conditional)

12 October, 2017 |

Pound Sterling is to shake off Theresa May’s leadership dramas says a leading foreign exchange analyst who suggests the Pound will rise against the Euro longer term.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound Could "Spiral" Lower vs. the Euro Warns Commerzbank's Leuchtmann, says UK "Out of its Depth" on Brexit

11 October, 2017 |

"There is one thing an FX analyst does not have to explain, and that is when Sterling is weakening. However, whenever the British currency does not ease, then that is something that does require an explanation.”

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound-to-Dollar Rate "Not out of the Woods Yet" as Analyst Warns of Possible False Dawn

11 October, 2017 |

Before piling into GBP/USD, traders should consider that the Pound-to-Dollar pair has printed a lower close for each of the last three weeks after having established itself in a downtrend.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound-to-Lira Rate: Where Next?

10 October, 2017 |

A diplomatic crisis between the Turkish and US authorities has shaved several percentage points off the already weak Lira but despite the severity of the dispute most analysts expect a cordial conclusion and the currency weakness as only temporary.  

GBP LIVE TODAY

Citi: "Real Money" Buying the Pound, say Demand now at Multi-Month Highs

10 October, 2017 |

Data from the world’s largest foreign exchange dealer - Citi - shows a growing demand for the British Pound which suggests the currency might have turned a corner, despite persistent concerns over the health of Brexit negotiations between the UK and EU.