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GBP to CAD historical exchange rates

Get access to 20+ years of British pound to Canadian dollar exchange rates, broken down by daily, monthly & yearly periods.

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GBPBritish pound sterling
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CADCanadian dollar
Frequency
Reporting period
6 months

GBP to CAD historical rates

Date1 GBP=
Average1.725637
February 29, 20241.704495
March 31, 20241.720849
April 30, 20241.713253
May 31, 20241.725858
June 30, 20241.741566
July 17, 20241.747801

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GBP snapshot

  • Currency name: British pound
  • Currency code: GBP
  • Currency symbol: £,
  • Countries used in: UK
  • Central bank: Bank of England
  • Central bank website: https://www.bankofengland.co.uk/
  • Reserve currency: The British pound is not considered a reserve currency.
  • Safe haven: The British pound is not considered a safe haven currency.
  • Major unit: One British pound
  • Minor unit: One penny
  • Minor units (pennies) per British pound: 100
  • Note denominations: £5, £10, £20, £50
  • Coin denominations: 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 25p, 50p. £1, £2, £5

CAD Snapshot

  • Currency name: Canadian dollar
  • Currency code: CAD
  • Currency symbol: $, C$, Can$, CA$ or CAD
  • Countries used in: Canada
  • Central bank: Bank of Canada
  • Central bank website: https://www.bankofcanada.ca/
  • Reserve currency: The Canadian dollar is not considered a reserve currency.
  • Safe haven: The Canadian dollar is not considered a safe haven currency.
  • Major unit: One Canadian dollar
  • Minor unit: One cent
  • Minor units (cents) per Canadian dollar: 100
  • Note denominations: $5, $10, $20, $50, $100
  • Coin denominations: 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, $1, $2
The Canadian dollar is the currency of Canada. It is abbreviated with the dollar sign $, or sometimes CA$, CAD$ or C$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is divided into 100 cents.

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