Pound to Chinese yuan renminbi exchange rate

Convert GBP to CNY by finding the best exchange rate for 27 Oct 2021.

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Updated: 27 Oct 2021 08:09:34 UTC

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British pound

The British pound is the official currency of the United Kingdom and a handful of British territories. The British pound is the oldest independent currency in the world that’s still used today. Some nicknames for the British pound include pound sterling, quid and even just sterling.
Currency: British pound
Currency Symbol: £
Sub unit: penny
Bank notes: £5, £10, £20, £50, £100
Coins: £1, £2, 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p

Chinese yuan renminbi

The Chinese yuan renminbi is the official currency of China. Past currencies in China included cowry and bronzed shells in addition to bronze objects in various shapes. You can call the currency either yuan and renminbi. Other nicknames include kuài.
Currency: Chinese yuan renminbi
Currency Symbol: ¥
Sub unit: Jiao
Bank notes: ¥5, ¥10, ¥20, ¥50, ¥100, ¥1, ¥2, 2角, 5角, 1角
Coins: ¥1, 5角, 1角

Past 10 days: GBP to CNY

Oct 17 Oct 18 Oct 19 Oct 20 Oct 21 Oct 22 Oct 23 Oct 24 Oct 25 Oct 26
1 GBP = 8.8563 Inverse: 0.1129 8.8320 Inverse: 0.1132 8.8044 Inverse: 0.1136 8.8376 Inverse: 0.1132 8.8173 Inverse: 0.1134 8.7843 Inverse: 0.1138 8.7859 Inverse: 0.1138 8.7863 Inverse: 0.1138 8.7893 Inverse: 0.1138 8.7865 Inverse: 0.1138

Past 10 months: GBP to CNY

Dec 2020 Jan 2021 Feb 2021 Mar 2021 Apr 2021 May 2021 Jun 2021 Jul 2021 Aug 2021 Sep 2021
1 GBP = 8.8772 Inverse: 0.1126 8.8832 Inverse: 0.1126 9.0393 Inverse: 0.1106 9.0214 Inverse: 0.1108 9.0114 Inverse: 0.1110 9.0222 Inverse: 0.1108 8.9644 Inverse: 0.1116 8.9165 Inverse: 0.1122 8.8818 Inverse: 0.1126 8.8624 Inverse: 0.1128

Past 10 years: GBP to CNY

Oct 2011 Oct 2012 Oct 2013 Oct 2014 Oct 2015 Oct 2016 Oct 2017 Oct 2018 Oct 2019 Oct 2020
1 GBP = 10.2509 Inverse: 0.0976 10.0840 Inverse: 0.0992 9.8513 Inverse: 0.1015 9.8639 Inverse: 0.1014 9.7258 Inverse: 0.1028 8.2897 Inverse: 0.1206 8.7208 Inverse: 0.1147 8.9113 Inverse: 0.1122 9.0630 Inverse: 0.1103 8.7286 Inverse: 0.1146

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