The pound is the officialof the . It is the world’s oldest currency that is still in use. The pound is also called sterling, and nicknamed quid.
Currency symbol: £
Currency shortcut: GBP
Trading the British pound
The GBP is the 4th most traded currency in the world and was the world's primary reserve currency throughout the 19th century.
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The most traded currency pairs containing the British pound are:
|British pound and US dollar:|
|British pound and euro:|
|British pound and Japanese yen:|
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