What is an English pound worth in American dollars?

Answer One English "pound sterling" is, as of January 21, 2011, the equivalent of 1.5997 U.S. dollars. Currency rates -- "the rate at which one currency may be converted into another," as defined by the I... Read More »

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What year did the New York Stock Exchange begin trading in dollars?

The New York Stock Exchange began trading in dollars in 1915. Prior to this, the basis of quoting and trading stocks was percent of par value. Decimal pricing of stocks began in the year 2000.Refer... Read More »

How much is one pound in dollars?

One British pound is equal to approximately 1.5 United States dollars. The value of the pound in dollars will fluctuate from one day to another, depending on supply and demand and other financial f... Read More »

How do I convert an English pound to dollars?

TravelexFind a Travelex location near you. The Travelex is a business that will exchange your foreign currency for American dollars. Take the British pounds to the Travelex (they will have the exch... Read More »

How many U.S. dollars are in the British pound?

As of June 2010, a British pound is equal to $1.49. The value of the British pound fluctuates daily, but since January 2009 has averaged between $1.44 and $1.65. During 2007 and early 2008, the pou... Read More »