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Exchange Rate Today for Converting GBP To USD

Convert GBP:
To USD:
1
1.2859
10
12.8590
50
64.2950
100
128.5900
500
642.9500
1,000
1,285.9000
Convert GBP:
To USD:
2,500
3,214.7500
5,000
6,429.5000
7,500
9,644.2500
10,000
12,859.0000
50,000
64,295.0000
1,00,000
128,590.0000

Exchange Rate History for GBP To USD: 2018

January - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.3514

Close: 1.3509

Mid: 1.3491

2

Open: 1.3510

Close: 1.3595

Mid: 1.3553

3

Open: 1.3592

Close: 1.3510

Mid: 1.3555

4

Open: 1.3509

Close: 1.3550

Mid: 1.3532

5

Open: 1.3549

Close: 1.3568

Mid: 1.3553

6
7

Open: 1.3568

Close: 1.3575

Mid: 1.3566

8

Open: 1.3574

Close: 1.3569

Mid: 1.3554

9

Open: 1.3568

Close: 1.3532

Mid: 1.3545

10

Open: 1.3530

Close: 1.3512

Mid: 1.3522

11

Open: 1.3511

Close: 1.3540

Mid: 1.3506

12

Open: 1.3542

Close: 1.3728

Mid: 1.3641

13

Open: 1.3728

Close: 1.3732

Mid: 1.3730

14

Open: 1.3732

Close: 1.3730

Mid: 1.3733

15

Open: 1.3731

Close: 1.3794

Mid: 1.3773

16

Open: 1.3793

Close: 1.3796

Mid: 1.3774

17

Open: 1.3796

Close: 1.3826

Mid: 1.3848

18

Open: 1.3825

Close: 1.3892

Mid: 1.3859

19

Open: 1.3892

Close: 1.3858

Mid: 1.3888

20

Open: 1.3858

Close: 1.3858

Mid: 1.3858

21

Open: 1.3887

Close: 1.3891

Mid: 1.3885

22

Open: 1.3890

Close: 1.3983

Mid: 1.3923

23

Open: 1.3983

Close: 1.4012

Mid: 1.3972

24

Open: 1.4011

Close: 1.4218

Mid: 1.4127

25

Open: 1.4219

Close: 1.4150

Mid: 1.4213

26

Open: 1.4150

Close: 1.4169

Mid: 1.4208

27
28

Open: 1.4144

Close: 1.4148

Mid: 1.4139

29

Open: 1.4148

Close: 1.4073

Mid: 1.4092

30

Open: 1.4071

Close: 1.4155

Mid: 1.4073

31

Open: 1.4153

Close: 1.4197

Mid: 1.4177

February - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.4199

Close: 1.4266

Mid: 1.4218

2

Open: 1.4266

Close: 1.4122

Mid: 1.4189

3

Open: 1.4122

Close: 1.4122

Mid: 1.4122

4

Open: 1.4122

Close: 1.4109

Mid: 1.4102

5

Open: 1.4110

Close: 1.3943

Mid: 1.4046

6

Open: 1.3943

Close: 1.3956

Mid: 1.3918

7

Open: 1.3957

Close: 1.3876

Mid: 1.3920

8

Open: 1.3879

Close: 1.3933

Mid: 1.3955

9

Open: 1.3935

Close: 1.3829

Mid: 1.3876

10

Open: 1.3829

Close: 1.3829

Mid: 1.3829

11

Open: 1.3829

Close: 1.3824

Mid: 1.3817

12

Open: 1.3824

Close: 1.3849

Mid: 1.3836

13

Open: 1.3847

Close: 1.3884

Mid: 1.3877

14

Open: 1.3883

Close: 1.4014

Mid: 1.3909

15

Open: 1.4012

Close: 1.4103

Mid: 1.4053

16

Open: 1.4102

Close: 1.4027

Mid: 1.4070

17

Open: 1.4027

Close: 1.4027

Mid: 1.4027

18

Open: 1.4027

Close: 1.4030

Mid: 1.4021

19

Open: 1.4031

Close: 1.3991

Mid: 1.4004

20

Open: 1.3991

Close: 1.4000

Mid: 1.3978

21

Open: 1.3998

Close: 1.3910

Mid: 1.3956

22

Open: 1.3910

Close: 1.3950

Mid: 1.3919

23

Open: 1.3951

Close: 1.3967

Mid: 1.3956

24

Open: 1.3967

Close: 1.3966

Mid: 1.3967

25

Open: 1.3966

Close: 1.3967

Mid: 1.3976

26

Open: 1.3969

Close: 1.3965

Mid: 1.3999

27

Open: 1.3965

Close: 1.3903

Mid: 1.3928

28

Open: 1.3906

Close: 1.3754

Mid: 1.3831

March - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.3755

Close: 1.3773

Mid: 1.3747

2

Open: 1.3773

Close: 1.3806

Mid: 1.3786

3

Open: 1.3806

Close: 1.3806

Mid: 1.3806

4

Open: 1.3806

Close: 1.3794

Mid: 1.3795

5

Open: 1.3795

Close: 1.3848

Mid: 1.3822

6

Open: 1.3848

Close: 1.3899

Mid: 1.3873

7

Open: 1.3898

Close: 1.3901

Mid: 1.3879

8

Open: 1.3904

Close: 1.3803

Mid: 1.3847

9

Open: 1.3803

Close: 1.3852

Mid: 1.3837

10
11

Open: 1.3853

Close: 1.3853

Mid: 1.3850

12

Open: 1.3855

Close: 1.3907

Mid: 1.3879

13

Open: 1.3904

Close: 1.3970

Mid: 1.3934

14

Open: 1.3970

Close: 1.3969

Mid: 1.3961

15

Open: 1.3969

Close: 1.3936

Mid: 1.3956

16

Open: 1.3936

Close: 1.3942

Mid: 1.3934

17
18

Open: 1.3934

Close: 1.3942

Mid: 1.3941

19

Open: 1.3942

Close: 1.4023

Mid: 1.4000

20

Open: 1.4023

Close: 1.4005

Mid: 1.4025

21

Open: 1.4003

Close: 1.4143

Mid: 1.4076

22

Open: 1.4143

Close: 1.4113

Mid: 1.4143

23

Open: 1.4112

Close: 1.4136

Mid: 1.4128

24

Open: 1.4135

Close: 1.4136

Mid: 1.4136

25

Open: 1.4136

Close: 1.4147

Mid: 1.4141

26

Open: 1.4135

Close: 1.4237

Mid: 1.4189

27

Open: 1.4235

Close: 1.4177

Mid: 1.4155

28

Open: 1.4174

Close: 1.4079

Mid: 1.4135

29

Open: 1.4080

Close: 1.4025

Mid: 1.4053

30

Open: 1.4023

Close: 1.4015

Mid: 1.4034

31

Open: 1.4015

Close: 1.4015

Mid: 1.4015

April - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.4015

Close: 1.4037

Mid: 1.4024

2

Open: 1.4015

Close: 1.4046

Mid: 1.4046

3

Open: 1.4046

Close: 1.4067

Mid: 1.4055

4

Open: 1.4069

Close: 1.4087

Mid: 1.4056

5

Open: 1.4086

Close: 1.4007

Mid: 1.4031

6

Open: 1.4005

Close: 1.4086

Mid: 1.4043

7

Open: 1.4086

Close: 1.4086

Mid: 1.4086

8

Open: 1.4086

Close: 1.4089

Mid: 1.4090

9

Open: 1.4091

Close: 1.4133

Mid: 1.4121

10

Open: 1.4132

Close: 1.4182

Mid: 1.4153

11

Open: 1.4182

Close: 1.4187

Mid: 1.4191

12

Open: 1.4186

Close: 1.4238

Mid: 1.4196

13

Open: 1.4237

Close: 1.4241

Mid: 1.4258

14
15

Open: 1.4241

Close: 1.4245

Mid: 1.4239

16

Open: 1.4245

Close: 1.4341

Mid: 1.4290

17

Open: 1.4340

Close: 1.4296

Mid: 1.4329

18

Open: 1.4296

Close: 1.4202

Mid: 1.4244

19

Open: 1.4202

Close: 1.4084

Mid: 1.4158

20

Open: 1.4083

Close: 1.4003

Mid: 1.4039

21

Open: 1.4003

Close: 1.4003

Mid: 1.4003

22

Open: 1.4003

Close: 1.4001

Mid: 1.4000

23

Open: 1.4003

Close: 1.3937

Mid: 1.3977

24

Open: 1.3938

Close: 1.3995

Mid: 1.3957

25

Open: 1.3991

Close: 1.3936

Mid: 1.3956

26

Open: 1.3934

Close: 1.3918

Mid: 1.3946

27

Open: 1.3917

Close: 1.3779

Mid: 1.3841

28
29

Open: 1.3779

Close: 1.3770

Mid: 1.3772

30

Open: 1.3781

Close: 1.3771

Mid: 1.3753

May - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.3771

Close: 1.3609

Mid: 1.3681

2

Open: 1.3609

Close: 1.3572

Mid: 1.3610

3

Open: 1.3572

Close: 1.3571

Mid: 1.3584

4

Open: 1.3571

Close: 1.3528

Mid: 1.3537

5

Open: 1.3534

Close: 1.3534

Mid: 1.3534

6

Open: 1.3526

Close: 1.3531

Mid: 1.3533

7

Open: 1.3534

Close: 1.3569

Mid: 1.3545

8

Open: 1.3568

Close: 1.3552

Mid: 1.3538

9

Open: 1.3551

Close: 1.3543

Mid: 1.3552

10

Open: 1.3545

Close: 1.3521

Mid: 1.3539

11

Open: 1.3521

Close: 1.3545

Mid: 1.3548

12

Open: 1.3545

Close: 1.3545

Mid: 1.3545

13

Open: 1.3539

Close: 1.3550

Mid: 1.3545

14

Open: 1.3541

Close: 1.3561

Mid: 1.3574

15

Open: 1.3559

Close: 1.3498

Mid: 1.3512

16

Open: 1.3500

Close: 1.3546

Mid: 1.3503

17

Open: 1.3545

Close: 1.3510

Mid: 1.3522

18

Open: 1.3510

Close: 1.3470

Mid: 1.3491

19

Open: 1.3467

Close: 1.3470

Mid: 1.3469

20

Open: 1.3470

Close: 1.3477

Mid: 1.3471

21

Open: 1.3475

Close: 1.3431

Mid: 1.3432

22

Open: 1.3430

Close: 1.3440

Mid: 1.3451

23

Open: 1.3441

Close: 1.3369

Mid: 1.3374

24

Open: 1.3369

Close: 1.3382

Mid: 1.3385

25

Open: 1.3381

Close: 1.3307

Mid: 1.3339

26

Open: 1.3307

Close: 1.3307

Mid: 1.3307

27

Open: 1.3307

Close: 1.3307

Mid: 1.3307

28

Open: 1.3299

Close: 1.3310

Mid: 1.3318

29

Open: 1.3312

Close: 1.3253

Mid: 1.3265

30

Open: 1.3253

Close: 1.3284

Mid: 1.3274

31

Open: 1.3284

Close: 1.3289

Mid: 1.3312

June - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.3289

Close: 1.3348

Mid: 1.3308

2

Open: 1.3345

Close: 1.3345

Mid: 1.3345

3

Open: 1.3345

Close: 1.3354

Mid: 1.3345

4

Open: 1.3345

Close: 1.3316

Mid: 1.3347

5

Open: 1.3315

Close: 1.3406

Mid: 1.3358

6

Open: 1.3408

Close: 1.3422

Mid: 1.3420

7

Open: 1.3420

Close: 1.3415

Mid: 1.3422

8

Open: 1.3416

Close: 1.3394

Mid: 1.3395

9

Open: 1.3410

Close: 1.3410

Mid: 1.3410

10

Open: 1.3410

Close: 1.3413

Mid: 1.3404

11

Open: 1.3412

Close: 1.3371

Mid: 1.3393

12

Open: 1.3372

Close: 1.3372

Mid: 1.3384

13

Open: 1.3373

Close: 1.3380

Mid: 1.3350

14

Open: 1.3381

Close: 1.3256

Mid: 1.3349

15

Open: 1.3255

Close: 1.3278

Mid: 1.3254

16
17

Open: 1.3278

Close: 1.3273

Mid: 1.3255

18

Open: 1.3275

Close: 1.3257

Mid: 1.3251

19

Open: 1.3254

Close: 1.3172

Mid: 1.3211

20

Open: 1.3173

Close: 1.3172

Mid: 1.3181

21

Open: 1.3172

Close: 1.3247

Mid: 1.3186

22

Open: 1.3246

Close: 1.3267

Mid: 1.3279

23
24

Open: 1.3251

Close: 1.3261

Mid: 1.3261

25

Open: 1.3259

Close: 1.3277

Mid: 1.3255

26

Open: 1.3277

Close: 1.3220

Mid: 1.3243

27

Open: 1.3220

Close: 1.3119

Mid: 1.3170

28

Open: 1.3119

Close: 1.3074

Mid: 1.3085

29

Open: 1.3076

Close: 1.3208

Mid: 1.3141

30

Open: 1.3208

Close: 1.3208

Mid: 1.3208

July - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.3208

Close: 1.3206

Mid: 1.3185

2

Open: 1.3206

Close: 1.3141

Mid: 1.3151

3

Open: 1.3140

Close: 1.3194

Mid: 1.3160

4

Open: 1.3193

Close: 1.3227

Mid: 1.3210

5

Open: 1.3229

Close: 1.3221

Mid: 1.3239

6

Open: 1.3221

Close: 1.3287

Mid: 1.3247

7

Open: 1.3287

Close: 1.3284

Mid: 1.3286

8

Open: 1.3284

Close: 1.3294

Mid: 1.3304

9

Open: 1.3293

Close: 1.3254

Mid: 1.3276

10

Open: 1.3253

Close: 1.3257

Mid: 1.3261

11

Open: 1.3257

Close: 1.3207

Mid: 1.3242

12

Open: 1.3206

Close: 1.3178

Mid: 1.3206

13

Open: 1.3177

Close: 1.3229

Mid: 1.3170

14

Open: 1.3229

Close: 1.3229

Mid: 1.3229

15

Open: 1.3229

Close: 1.3227

Mid: 1.3228

16

Open: 1.3226

Close: 1.3236

Mid: 1.3255

17

Open: 1.3235

Close: 1.3104

Mid: 1.3172

18

Open: 1.3105

Close: 1.3078

Mid: 1.3064

19

Open: 1.3078

Close: 1.3024

Mid: 1.3020

20

Open: 1.3023

Close: 1.3132

Mid: 1.3068

21

Open: 1.3138

Close: 1.3138

Mid: 1.3138

22

Open: 1.3138

Close: 1.3145

Mid: 1.3132

23

Open: 1.3144

Close: 1.3101

Mid: 1.3122

24

Open: 1.3101

Close: 1.3149

Mid: 1.3115

25

Open: 1.3150

Close: 1.3200

Mid: 1.3167

26

Open: 1.3198

Close: 1.3108

Mid: 1.3157

27

Open: 1.3108

Close: 1.3105

Mid: 1.3106

28
29

Open: 1.3105

Close: 1.3110

Mid: 1.3104

30

Open: 1.3110

Close: 1.3134

Mid: 1.3124

31

Open: 1.3136

Close: 1.3117

Mid: 1.3132

August - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.3117

Close: 1.3126

Mid: 1.3120

2

Open: 1.3125

Close: 1.3017

Mid: 1.3069

3

Open: 1.3015

Close: 1.3000

Mid: 1.3009

4
5

Open: 1.3000

Close: 1.3003

Mid: 1.3000

6

Open: 1.3001

Close: 1.2943

Mid: 1.2962

7

Open: 1.2942

Close: 1.2945

Mid: 1.2949

8

Open: 1.2946

Close: 1.2878

Mid: 1.2906

9

Open: 1.2878

Close: 1.2828

Mid: 1.2864

10

Open: 1.2828

Close: 1.2768

Mid: 1.2780

11
12

Open: 1.2768

Close: 1.2758

Mid: 1.2760

13

Open: 1.2769

Close: 1.2761

Mid: 1.2760

14

Open: 1.2762

Close: 1.2718

Mid: 1.2765

15

Open: 1.2717

Close: 1.2691

Mid: 1.2699

16

Open: 1.2693

Close: 1.2711

Mid: 1.2715

17

Open: 1.2712

Close: 1.2755

Mid: 1.2727

18
19

Open: 1.2755

Close: 1.2745

Mid: 1.2747

20

Open: 1.2746

Close: 1.2804

Mid: 1.2766

21

Open: 1.2804

Close: 1.2905

Mid: 1.2861

22

Open: 1.2905

Close: 1.2904

Mid: 1.2902

23

Open: 1.2905

Close: 1.2808

Mid: 1.2856

24

Open: 1.2809

Close: 1.2844

Mid: 1.2839

25
26

Open: 1.2839

Close: 1.2860

Mid: 1.2849

27

Open: 1.2858

Close: 1.2895

Mid: 1.2865

28

Open: 1.2896

Close: 1.2868

Mid: 1.2896

29

Open: 1.2869

Close: 1.3035

Mid: 1.2941

30

Open: 1.3033

Close: 1.3009

Mid: 1.3014

31

Open: 1.3011

Close: 1.2960

Mid: 1.2987

September - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.2960

Close: 1.2960

Mid: 1.2960

2

Open: 1.2960

Close: 1.2922

Mid: 1.2926

3

Open: 1.2921

Close: 1.2868

Mid: 1.2894

4

Open: 1.2868

Close: 1.2857

Mid: 1.2840

5

Open: 1.2858

Close: 1.2913

Mid: 1.2884

6

Open: 1.2913

Close: 1.2924

Mid: 1.2928

7

Open: 1.2925

Close: 1.2920

Mid: 1.2964

8

Open: 1.2920

Close: 1.2920

Mid: 1.2920

9

Open: 1.2920

Close: 1.2928

Mid: 1.2921

10

Open: 1.2928

Close: 1.3026

Mid: 1.2974

11

Open: 1.3027

Close: 1.3014

Mid: 1.3029

12

Open: 1.3015

Close: 1.3044

Mid: 1.3025

13

Open: 1.3044

Close: 1.3110

Mid: 1.3072

14

Open: 1.3110

Close: 1.3069

Mid: 1.3098

15
16

Open: 1.3067

Close: 1.3072

Mid: 1.3071

17

Open: 1.3070

Close: 1.3144

Mid: 1.3117

18

Open: 1.3145

Close: 1.3166

Mid: 1.3147

19

Open: 1.3167

Close: 1.3141

Mid: 1.3156

20

Open: 1.3139

Close: 1.3270

Mid: 1.3218

21

Open: 1.3269

Close: 1.3072

Mid: 1.3167

22

Open: 1.3076

Close: 1.3072

Mid: 1.3074

23

Open: 1.3072

Close: 1.3078

Mid: 1.3072

24

Open: 1.3076

Close: 1.3116

Mid: 1.3114

25

Open: 1.3116

Close: 1.3177

Mid: 1.3145

26

Open: 1.3180

Close: 1.3170

Mid: 1.3178

27

Open: 1.3169

Close: 1.3075

Mid: 1.3125

28

Open: 1.3077

Close: 1.3029

Mid: 1.3045

29
30

Open: 1.3029

Close: 1.3036

Mid: 1.3033

October - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.3038

Close: 1.3043

Mid: 1.3054

2

Open: 1.3043

Close: 1.2979

Mid: 1.2995

3

Open: 1.2978

Close: 1.2940

Mid: 1.2973

4

Open: 1.2941

Close: 1.3023

Mid: 1.2981

5

Open: 1.3021

Close: 1.3119

Mid: 1.3063

6

Open: 1.3122

Close: 1.3122

Mid: 1.3122

7

Open: 1.3122

Close: 1.3125

Mid: 1.3110

8

Open: 1.3125

Close: 1.3092

Mid: 1.3081

9

Open: 1.3093

Close: 1.3156

Mid: 1.3095

10

Open: 1.3154

Close: 1.3206

Mid: 1.3176

11

Open: 1.3204

Close: 1.3232

Mid: 1.3215

12

Open: 1.3231

Close: 1.3153

Mid: 1.3203

13
14

Open: 1.3104

Close: 1.3102

Mid: 1.3095

15

Open: 1.3102

Close: 1.3154

Mid: 1.3140

16

Open: 1.3154

Close: 1.3185

Mid: 1.3188

17

Open: 1.3187

Close: 1.3101

Mid: 1.3142

18

Open: 1.3099

Close: 1.3018

Mid: 1.3073

19

Open: 1.3019

Close: 1.3071

Mid: 1.3054

20
21

Open: 1.3045

Close: 1.3065

Mid: 1.3060

22

Open: 1.3066

Close: 1.2965

Mid: 1.3024

23

Open: 1.2965

Close: 1.2979

Mid: 1.2990

24

Open: 1.2979

Close: 1.2886

Mid: 1.2929

25

Open: 1.2885

Close: 1.2823

Mid: 1.2860

26

Open: 1.2820

Close: 1.2832

Mid: 1.2809

27

Open: 1.2832

Close: 1.2832

Mid: 1.2832

28

Open: 1.2832

Close: 1.2831

Mid: 1.2828

29

Open: 1.2829

Close: 1.2801

Mid: 1.2821

30

Open: 1.2801

Close: 1.2707

Mid: 1.2754

31

Open: 1.2705

Close: 1.2768

Mid: 1.2765

November - 2018

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1

Open: 1.2766

Close: 1.3001

Mid: 1.2898

2

Open: 1.3000

Close: 1.2981

Mid: 1.2996

3
4

Open: 1.2981

Close: 1.3005

Mid: 1.3010

5

Open: 1.3004

Close: 1.3057

Mid: 1.3016

6

Open: 1.3057

Close: 1.3112

Mid: 1.3067

7

Open: 1.3113

Close: 1.3127

Mid: 1.3124

8

Open: 1.3127

Close: 1.3064

Mid: 1.3098

9

Open: 1.3065

Close: 1.2977

Mid: 1.3013

10

Open: 1.2977

Close: 1.2977

Mid: 1.2977

11

Open: 1.2977

Close: 1.2936

Mid: 1.2942

12

Open: 1.2938

Close: 1.2854

Mid: 1.2887

13

Open: 1.2853

Close: 1.3013

Mid: 1.2947

14

Open: 1.3014

Close: 1.2985

Mid: 1.2976

15

Open: 1.2984

Close: 1.2764

Mid: 1.2878

16

Open: 1.2765

Close: 1.2839

Mid: 1.2820

17

Open: 1.2840

Close: 1.2840

Mid: 1.2840

18

Open: 1.2840

Close: 1.2834

Mid: 1.2835

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On the U.S. Firm and Establishment Size Distributions

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The Dollar is close to topping out and will not reach meaningful new highs, according to analysts at Morgan Stanley, who are telling the bank's clients to begin selling the...

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Latest British Pound News

GBP LIVE TODAY

British Pound Steady as Traders Believes the E.U. can still Concede Ground on Brexit Deal, Failure Could Force Pound-Euro Parity

19 November, 2018 |

The outlook for the Pound ultimately lies with whether or not European leaders step forward with a compromise to rescue their Brexit deal.

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Pound Sterling Steadies vs. Euro & Dollar as Tenacious Theresa looks to Sell her Brexit Deal: The Scenarios to Watch from Here

16 November, 2018 |

Pound exchange rates will be looking to steady into the weekend as markets are not yet giving up on their belief May can pull this off.

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British Pound Latest: Analyst Expectations for Sterling vs. Euro and Dollar in Wake of Brexit Deal Backlash

15 November, 2018 |

Scenarios facing the British Pound over coming days and weeks as markets react to increasingly likelihood of a 'no deal' Brexit.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Sterling Plummets as Raab, McVey Resign but May Stands Firm

15 November, 2018 |

The British Pound has plummeted on the news the U.K.'s Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab has quit government in protest over the Brexit deal struck by the E.U. and U.K.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound / Brexit Latest: May Secures Cabinet Backing for Brexit Deal, Analyst Reactions and Expectations for Sterling vs. the Euro and Dollar

14 November, 2018 |

We are hearing a host of strategists and analysts suggest the outlook remains decidedly fragile for Sterling over coming hours and days as the hurdles to any Brexit deal passing through the U.K. parliament emerge.

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U.K. Inflation Misses Expectations

14 November, 2018 |

The British Pound retreated further from earlier highs Wednesday after official data showed inflation surprising on the downside in October and as a parliament-shaped question mark hung over Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit agreement.

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Sterling Nervous as Rebellion is in the Air

14 November, 2018 |

"We already think GBP may be overreacting to the upside and faces considerable challenges as the process of ratification continues" - Adam Cole, RBC Capital Markets.

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The Pound Races Higher vs Euro & Dollar on News of Irish Border Breakthrough before Reality Dawns

13 November, 2018 |

It is reported E.U. and U.K. have agreed a text on how to avoid a hard border on the island of Ireland suggesting the final and most contentious stumbling block to a Brexit deal has been reached.

GBP LIVE TODAY

The Pound Advances on Euro & Dollar: Brexit Deal Possible in 24-48 Hours says "Cautiously Optimistic" Lidington

13 November, 2018 |

The British Pound is on the front foot amidst reports a Brexit deal can be secured within the next two days.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Rebound Supported by Fastest Pickup in Wages Since 2008

13 November, 2018 |

The Pound apppeared to shrug off a mixed unemployment report for September, which revealed a cocktail of faster wage growth but higher unemployment during the recent period, as markets keenly await the announcement of an EU withdrawal agreement from the Prime Minister. 

GBP LIVE TODAY

Pound Recovers vs. Euro and Dollar as Barnier Signals Brexit Treaty "Almost Ready"

12 November, 2018 |

Following a poor start to the new week the British Pound is seen consolidating against the Euro, giving rise to hopes that a full-blown fire-sale of the currency has been avoided.

GBP LIVE TODAY

Traders Run Scared of Pound Sterling Amidst 'no Deal' 'Hedging Frenzy'

12 November, 2018 |

Reports of a "GBP hedging frenzy" confirm markets are growing more nervous of the prospects of a 'no deal' Brexit transpiring.