The Brexit transition process impacts the British pound sterling (GBP) through bolstering periodic volatility. Uncertainty surrounding the enactment of Article 50, Divorce Bill and negotiations [...]
The euro is the common currency of 19 of the 28 European Union countries and used by 340 million people. Learn more about how world events have impacted the price of the euro since its creation.
Throughout the U.K.'s history and its interaction within global events, the British pound has served as a conduit for international trade and as a safe haven for investors.
British Pound Basics The pound sterling, also known as the British pound, is the official currency of both the U.K. and its territories. It’s also the world’s oldest continuously used [...]
While the common currency may come with numerous benefits, it has encountered some strong volatility in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis.