Chart of price change GBP/USD

Currency pair GBPUSD represents the relation of the British pound sterling against the American dollar. The quotes of this currency pair show how many US dollars it is necessary to pay for the purchase of one pound sterling. In this couple, the British pound is the base currency, and US dollar — quoted. The currency tool GBPUSD is the third of popularity currency pairs among all and concerns in the majors.


Economic news


Dollar Firms in Big Week for FX Markets; Pound Struggles
Dollar Firms in Big Week for FX Markets; Pound Struggles

The dollar held firm on Monday after posting its biggest weekly rise in six weeks as traders cut their bearish bets before a much-anticipated U.S. ...

Sterling Edges Lower after Record GDP Fails to Impress
Sterling Edges Lower after Record GDP Fails to Impress

The pound edged lower and was on course for its worst week versus the euro since April, with analysts saying data showing Britain’s recovery ...

GBP Up, USD Down after US CPI Surprises on Upside
GBP Up, USD Down after US CPI Surprises on Upside

One of the best-known market apothegms is that “the market can remain irrational longer than you can remain solvent.*” Never was there ...

Pound Falls to new Low to Dollar Hit by EU-UK 'Sausage War'
Pound Falls to new Low to Dollar Hit by EU-UK 'Sausage War'

Sterling fell to a one month low versus the dollar on Thursday after Britain and the European Union failed to agree on solutions to post-Brexit tra...

Asian Shares in Tight Range ahead of U.S. CPI, ECB Meeting
Asian Shares in Tight Range ahead of U.S. CPI, ECB Meeting

Asian shares edged higher but held their recent trading range on Thursday as investors focussed on U.S. inflation data and the risk of an upside su...

USD Stuck near 5-Month Low, Caution Reigns ahead of U.S. CPI
USD Stuck near 5-Month Low, Caution Reigns ahead of U.S. CPI

The dollar hovered near a five-month low versus major peers on Thursday as investors looked to U.S. inflation data and a European Central Bank meet...

Sterling Edges Up, Unconcerned by Post-Brexit Trade Troubles
Sterling Edges Up, Unconcerned by Post-Brexit Trade Troubles

The pound edged up against the dollar and euro in early London trading on Wednesday, shrugging off post-Brexit trade issues over Northern Ireland, ...

Sterling Eases vs. Dollar, UK Reopening Eyed
Sterling Eases vs. Dollar, UK Reopening Eyed

Sterling eased against a broadly stronger dollar on Tuesday, with no significant data releases on the economic calendar leaving analysts focused on...

Brokers' Analytics


Forex Technical Analysis & Forecast 10.06.2021

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”EURUSD is still consolidating around 1.2178; after expanding the range up to 1.2214 and rebounding from this level, it is falling towards 1.214...

Fibonacci Retracements Analysis 09.06.2021 (GBPUSD, EURJPY)

GBPUSD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar”As we can see in the H4 chart, after a breakout of the high at 1.4241 and a divergence on MACD, the pair has started a new corre...

Forex Technical Analysis & Forecast 09.06.2021

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”EURUSD is still consolidating around 1.2178. Today, the pair may fall to break 1.2144 and then continue trading downwards with the target at 1....

Forex Technical Analysis & Forecast 08.06.2021

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”EURUSD is consolidating around 1.2178; after expanding the range up to 1.2202 and rebounding from this level, it is falling to reach the downsi...

Ichimoku Cloud Analysis 07.06.2021 (GBPUSD, XAGUSD, USDCHF)

GBPUSD, “Great Britain Pound vs US Dollar”GBPUSD is trading at 1.4117; the instrument is moving below Ichimoku Cloud, thus indicating a descending tendency. The markets c...

Forex Technical Analysis & Forecast 07.06.2021

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”After finishing the descending wave at 1.2132 along with the correction towards 1.2185, EURUSD is consolidating below the latter level. Possibl...

Murrey Math Lines 07.06.2021 (EURUSD, GBPUSD)

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”In the H4 chart, EURUSD is trading above the 200-day Moving Average, thus indicating an ascending tendency. In this case, the price is expected...

Forex Technical Analysis & Forecast 04.06.2021

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”After finishing the descending wave at 1.2150 and breaking it to the downside, EURUSD is expected to continue this decline towards 1.2084. Late...

Currency pair GBPUSD differs in high volatility. Acute short-term fluctuations on price charts of this currency pair are caused by its instability that also affects predictability. The price of this trading instrument can show the considerable fluctuations exceeding a mark in 100 pips.

The main activity of the couple is observed during the European session, the quietest period can be noticed during Asian trading session. Currency pair GBPUSD owing to the unpredictability isn't recommended for the traders taking the first steps in the exchange market. The difference between the interest rates established by the bank of England and Fed has an impact on pairs dynamics.

When forecasting price maneuvers of a currency pair GBPUSD it is worth turning attention to geopolitical events in Great Britain, the EU, and the USA, and also to consider the major fundamental factors. Couple possesses positive correlation with the EURUSD trading instrument.

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