Buy, Sell or Transfer Pound Sterling (GBP) in India at the best exchange rates
Generally known as the Pound, GBP is the official currency of the United Kingdom. It is the world’s oldest currency still in circulation right from the time of its inception. Other regions that use GBP as their official currency are Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, Sourth Georgia, the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic territory, and Tristan da Cunha.
The GBP is fourth most traded currency in the forex market preceded by the USD, Euro, and Yen. With the given top 3 traded currencies, GBP forms a ‘basket for currencies’ utilised to calculate the IMF value for drawing rights. There are many other countries in the world that use pound as their currencies however, none of these have any official relation to the GBP.
Other countries that accept the Pound include:
Some facts that you ought to know about the british currency:
Although the United Kingdom was once a member of the European Union, the region never used the Euro as their official currency, and still maintained their currency of the GBP. The Pound Sterling is the third most held currency reserve in the global reserves, and is regarded as one of the highly valued currencies.
It is also the most pegged currency in the world alongside the US Dollar, courtesy its comparative stability.
How to buy forex online?
Thomas Cook not only offers the best-in-market foreign exchange rates, but also provides you with the best deals on international and domestic flight tickets, hotel bookings, and holiday packages. You can either buy forex online or visit the nearest Thomas Cook branch. To find the current GBP TO INR rate or other money exchange rates, you can use our exclusive, free currency exchange converter now.
Here are simple steps to buy Pound Sterling online or convert Pound to Rupee:
If you wish, you can visit the nearest Thomas Cook branch and our experts will be available to assist you, ensuring a seamless offline transaction.
If you still have questions, speak to our experts now and get the best exchange rate today.