GBPxxx British Pound Sterling exchange rate Live chart (United Kingdom currency, code: GBP, symbol: £)
United Kingdom currency : British Pound Sterling (ISO 4217 currency code: GBP, symbol: £) : £1 (pound) = p100 (pence). Official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, Gibraltar, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha. Its nickname is Quid. British Pound Sterling is pegged by Falkland Islands pound (at par), Gibraltar pound (at par), Saint Helena pound (at par), Jersey pound (local issue), Guernsey pound (local issue), Manx pound (local issue). Sterling (GBP) is the fourth most-traded currency in the foreign exchange market (Forex), after the United States dollar (USD), the euro (EUR), and the Japanese yen (JPY). Britain refers to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Central bank is Bank of England (BoE), located in London, UK. Mint is Royal Mint. Printer is Multiple printers including Bank of England, Lloyds Bank, NatWest Bank, Virgin Money plc, Danske Bank, AIB (NI), Bank of Ireland, Isle of Man Government, States of Jersey.