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

The pound gained 0.4% to $1.2904 on Thursday, the strongest level since October's flash crash. The pound has been rising since prime minister Theresa May called a general election for June 8th. 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 1.24 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 1.20 in 12 months time.
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Majors Price Day Year
EURUSD 1.0878 -0.0025 -0.23% -4.16%
AUDUSD 0.7469 -0.0003 -0.03% -2.03%
NZDUSD 0.6876 -0.0013 -0.18% -1.14%
USDJPY 111.225 0.195 0.18% 2.9%
USDCNY 6.9017 0.0059 0.08% 6.44%
USDCHF 0.9938 0.0008 0.08% 2.84%
USDCAD 1.3619 0.0006 0.04% 8.51%
USDMXN 19.0359 -0.1431 -0.75% 10.27%
USDINR 64.09 -0.02 -0.03% -3.46%
USDBRL 3.1834 0.0124 0.39% -8.71%
USDRUB 56.9959 -0.1136 -0.2% -11.98%
DXY 99.11 0.065 0.07% 5.7%
USDKRW 1132.51 0.48 0.04% -0.33%
USDZAR 13.3679 0.1004 0.76% -6.27%
USDSGD 1.3968 0.0013 0.09% 3.85%
USDHKD 7.7809 0.0008 0.01% 0.3%
Crosses Price Day Year
EURGBP 0.8431 0.0063 0.72% 8.49%
GBPAUD 1.7194 -0.0046 -0.28% -14.15%
GBPCAD 1.7462 -0.0068 -0.41% -11.27%
GBPCHF 1.2775 -0.0069 -0.55% -13.28%
GBPJPY 143.055 0.445 0.31% -17.45%
GBPNZD 1.865 -0.0046 -0.26% -13.48%
GBPBRL 4.1069 0.0334 0.81% -19.38%
GBPCNY 8.8584 -0.0409 -0.47% -5.18%
GBPINR 82.683 0.327 0.39% -14.74%
GBPKRW 1463.22 9.01 0.61% -11.84%
GBPMXN 24.6956 -0.0068 -0.02% -5.71%
GBPRUB 73.76 0.397 0.54% -22.02%
GBPARS 19.879 0.086 0.43% -3.57%
GBPCZK 32.056 0.376 1.18% -7.83%
GBPDKK 8.7762 0.0015 0.01% -8.88%
GBPHUF 369.86 2.1 0.57% -7.66%
GBPIDR 17158.33 94.99 0.55% -10.91%
GBPMYR 5.6036 0.0207 0.37% -1.38%
GBPUSD 1.2901 0.0056 0.43% -11.68%



United Kingdom Markets Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Currency 1.29 1.28 2.86 1.05 [+]
Stock Market 7237.17 7288.72 7429.81 427.50 points [+]
Government Bond 10Y 1.06 1.08 16.09 0.52 percent [+]
30 Year Bond Yield 1.72 1.71 16.01 1.22 percent [+]
2 Year Note Yield 0.07 0.09 0.93 0.04 percent [+]
5 Year Note Yield 0.52 0.53 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 April of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.29 1.28 2.86 1.05 1957 - 2017 Daily