British Pound  1957-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The GBPUSD increased 0.0028 or 0.21% to 1.2998 on Friday July 21 from 1.2970 in the previous trading session. Historically, the British Pound reached an all time high of 2.86 in December of 1957 and a record low of 1.05 in February of 1985.

The British Pound is expected to trade at 1.28 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 1.24 in 12 months time.
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Majors Price Day Year
EURUSD 1.1677 0.0049 0.42% 6.42%
AUDUSD 0.7921 -0.0036 -0.45% 6.17%
NZDUSD 0.7442 0.0043 0.58% 6.35%
USDJPY 111.055 -0.835 -0.75% 4.7%
USDCNY 6.7576 0.0037 0.05% 1.13%
USDCHF 0.9457 -0.0054 -0.57% -4.17%
USDCAD 1.2541 -0.0046 -0.37% -4.43%
USDMXN 17.6299 0.1489 0.85% -4.92%
USDINR 64.32 -0.05 -0.07% -4.2%
USDBRL 3.1388 0.0182 0.58% -4.04%
USDRUB 59.278 0.3875 0.66% -8.39%
DXY 93.89 -0.416 -0.44% -3.67%
USDKRW 1117.03 -3.21 -0.28% -1.58%
USDZAR 12.9131 -0.102 -0.78% -9.57%
USDSGD 1.3617 -0.0045 -0.33% 0.26%
USDHKD 7.8093 -0.0018 -0.02% 0.67%
BTCUSD 2720.34 -154.69 -5.38% 318.54%
Crosses Price Day Year
EURGBP 0.8984 0.002 0.22% 7.27%
GBPAUD 1.6415 0.012 0.73% -6.52%
GBPCAD 1.6291 -0.0036 -0.22% -5.28%
GBPCHF 1.2283 -0.0056 -0.46% -5.06%
GBPJPY 144.28 -0.88 -0.61% 3.8%
GBPNZD 1.7455 -0.0072 -0.41% -6.71%
GBPBRL 4.0622 0.0148 0.36% -4.81%
GBPCNY 8.7792 0.032 0.37% 0.53%
GBPINR 83.577 0.089 0.1% -5.02%
GBPKRW 1451.47 -1.48 -0.1% -2.42%
GBPMXN 22.898 0.2266 1% -5.81%
GBPRUB 76.549 0.168 0.21% -9.73%
GBPARS 22.286 -0.004 -0.01% 12.4%
GBPCZK 29.057 0.016 0.05% -9.9%
GBPDKK 8.2744 -0.0142 -0.17% -6.86%
GBPHUF 341.05 0.98 0.28% -8.71%
GBPIDR 17298.91 7.31 0.04% 0.7%
GBPMYR 5.5666 0.0025 0.04% 4.78%
GBPUSD 1.2997 0.0028 0.21% -0.82%



United Kingdom Markets Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Currency 1.30 1.30 2.86 1.05 [+]
Stock Market 7457.16 7487.87 7547.63 427.50 points [+]
Government Bond 10Y 1.18 1.21 16.09 0.52 percent [+]
30 Year Bond Yield 1.85 1.82 16.01 1.22 percent [+]
2 Year Note Yield 0.27 0.29 0.93 0.04 percent [+]
5 Year Note Yield 0.59 0.59 13.58 0.13 percent [+]


British Pound Notes

The GBPUSD spot exchange rate specifies how much one currency, the GBP, is currently worth in terms of the other, the USD. While the GBPUSD spot exchange rate is quoted and exchanged in the same day, the GBPUSD forward rate is quoted today but for delivery and payment on a specific future date. This page provides - British Pound - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. British Pound - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.30 1.30 2.86 1.05 1957 - 2017 Daily