The United Kingdom (UK) is the 7th largest economy in the world and the second largest in Europe after Germany. It is a member of the Commonwealth, the European Union (currently negotiating withdrawal), the G7 and the G20, as well as other international organizations, The City of London being the world’s largest financial centre. Heir to the British Empire, the UK has strong economic links with all english speaking countries and especially with the USA. As a result, the pound sterling is the world’s third largest reserve currency (after the US dollar and the euro).
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The Bank of England publishes 26 currency middle market pound exchange rates as observed by the Bank’s Foreign Exchange Desk in the London interbank market.This publication is usually updated around 4pm UK Time for every working day with one day delay.
The Bank of England does not publish any historical file, but historical exchange rates can be downloaded for every month from the Calendar form.