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

1 GBP = 1.2514 USD

1 USD to GBP = 0.7991

Provider Best Rate Today Lowest Rate Today Notes
International Payment: Bank 1.2164 1.2076 Spreads Data from IMTI
International Payment: Independent 1.2401
1.2314 Only on Amounts over £2000
Cash/Travel: Airport Bureaux 1.2013 1.1868 Rather draw from an overseas
ATM in the local currency
Cash/Travel: Advance Booking 1.2326
1.2139 Home delivery, airport collection
Cash/Travel: High Street Providers 1.2013 1.1888
Cash/Travel: TravelFX 1.2401
1.2314 Online Exclusive

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
1.2514
10
12.5140
50
62.5700
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125.1400
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625.7000
1,000
1,251.4000
Convert GBP:
To USD:
2,500
3,128.5000
5,000
6,257.0000
7,500
9,385.5000
10,000
12,514.0000
50,000
62,570.0000
1,00,000
125,140.0000

Exchange Rate History for GBP To USD: 2017

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Mid: 1.2147

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Open: 1.2208

Close: 1.2164

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Open: 1.2162

Close: 1.2187

Mid: 1.2180

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Open: 1.1991

Close: 1.2050

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Open: 1.2045

Close: 1.2411

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Open: 1.2341

Close: 1.2375

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Close: 1.2537

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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 to Remain Supported Against Euro, Dollar Despite Supreme Court Ruling Argue Analysts

24 January, 2017 |

The British Pound has slipped against the Euro and US Dollar following a ruling by the UK’s Supreme Court on the progress of the Brexit process.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Comeback Kid: Pound Sterling Rallies Back Against Euro as Supreme Court Slide Proves Temporary

23 January, 2017 |

The British Pound will focus on the outcome of the Supreme Court ruling on Article 50 – due to be announced Tuesday 24 January at 0930 GMT.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Turkish Lira Slides as "Turkish Central Bank Loses Credibility"

23 January, 2017 |

The Turkish Lira has been in a tailspin since October 2016 but it may recover on Tuesday if the Central Bank of Turkey (CBT) raise interest rates, as is widely expected.

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound Forecast to Rise Against Euro + Dollar by BNP Paribas

23 January, 2017 |

Pound Sterling is expected to stay above its recent lows against the Euro and Dollar going forward as the currency has absorbed its fair share of Brexit-inspired negativity.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Latest: Pound Sterling Slumps Against Dollar, Euro After High Street Yuletide Slowdown, Trump Ahead

20 January, 2017 |

The Pound fell on news that shoppers tightened their belts in December.

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Pound to Gain on Dollar + Euro Near-Term but is a Sell at Key Levels: Natixis

19 January, 2017 |

The Pound’s ‘super Tuesday’ or metaphorical storming of the Bastille – which also happened on a Tuesday -  saw it rise the most in 23 years and seemed to mark a sea change in the trend.

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Credit Suisse: British Pound Valuation against Euro and Dollar is Fair

19 January, 2017 |

Pound Sterling was to take a 10% hit on hard-Brexit manifesting itself Credit Suisse told us at the start of 2017.

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Pound Sterling on Front-Foot as UK Inflation Jumps

17 January, 2017 |

UK prices are growing at 1.6% on an annualised basis according to latest data from the ONS.

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Pound Sterling Gets a Shot at Redemption as May Gives Parliament a Vote on Brexit Deal

17 January, 2017 |

There will be heightened focus on politics on Tuesday January 17 when the UK Prime Minister May delivers what is billed as the most anticipated speech on Brexit since the UK’s referendum to leave the EU last June.

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Concern as Time of May’s Brexit Speech not Yet Disclosed

16 January, 2017 |

Foreign exchange traders and commentators have reacted with frustration at a refusal by Prime Minister May’s office to release the time of Tuesday’s much-anticipated Brexit speech at Lancaster House.

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15 January, 2017 |

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13 January, 2017 |

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) have released a report into their investigation of the causes of the infamous Pound Sterling flash-crash of October 2016.