Pound Sterling to Guatemalan Quetzal Exchange Rate

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Pound Sterling

The British pound sterling is the official currency of the United Kingdom and the fourth most traded currency in the world. Unlike the majority of EU countries, the UK didn’t adopt the euro in 1999, and the pound continues to be an important currency benchmark for many nations.
Currency:Pound Sterling
Currency Symbol:£
Sub unit:penny
Sub unit symbol:p
Bank notes:£1, £5, £10, £20, £50, £100
Coins:1p, 2p, 3p, 4p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 25p, 50p, £1, £2

Guatemalan Quetzal

The quetzal is the currency of Guatemala. It’s one of the poorest countries in Latin America, with over half of the population living below the poverty line. The quetzal is pegged to the US dollar.
Currency:Guatemalan Quetzal
Currency Symbol:Q
Sub unit:centavo
Sub unit symbol:c
Bank notes:50 centavos, 1 quetzal, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 quetzales
Coins:1c, 5c, 10c, 25c, 50c, 1 quetzal

Pound Sterling to the Guatemalan Quetzal for the last 10 years

Feb 2010 Feb 2011 Feb 2012 Feb 2013 Feb 2014 Feb 2015 Feb 2016 Feb 2017 Feb 2018 Feb 2019
1 GBP = 12.8700 Inverse: 0.0777 12.5414 Inverse: 0.0797 12.2953 Inverse: 0.0813 12.1422 Inverse: 0.0824 13.0045 Inverse: 0.0769 11.7704 Inverse: 0.0850 10.9570 Inverse: 0.0913 9.2497 Inverse: 0.1081 10.3739 Inverse: 0.0964 9.9945 Inverse: 0.1001

How does the US dollar trade against the Guatemalan quetzal historically?

The Guatemalan quetzal has a history of instability due to high poverty levels in Guatemala. Until 1987, the quetzal was pegged to and domestically equal to the US dollar. Fluctuations in the US economy were mirrored in the value of the GTQ. In 1987, the GTQ cut ties with the USD, and since that time, the stability of the Guatemalan economy has steadily increased with government subsidized exports.

As a result, the GTQ is projected to continue rising, but the USD still holds significant strength against the quetzal.

Pound Sterling to the Guatemalan Quetzal for the last 10 months

Apr 2019 May 2019 Jun 2019 Jul 2019 Aug 2019 Sep 2019 Oct 2019 Nov 2019 Dec 2019 Jan 2020
1 GBP = 9.9291 Inverse: 0.1007 9.7495 Inverse: 0.1026 9.7389 Inverse: 0.1027 9.5827 Inverse: 0.1044 9.3289 Inverse: 0.1072 9.6305 Inverse: 0.1038 9.9816 Inverse: 0.1002 9.9248 Inverse: 0.1008 10.1882 Inverse: 0.0982 10.0573 Inverse: 0.0994

Pound Sterling to the Guatemalan Quetzal for the last 10 days

Feb 08 Feb 09 Feb 10 Feb 11 Feb 12 Feb 13 Feb 14 Feb 15 Feb 16 Feb 17
1 GBP = 9.8518 Inverse: 0.1015 9.8541 Inverse: 0.1015 9.8751 Inverse: 0.1013 9.9057 Inverse: 0.1010 9.9064 Inverse: 0.1009 9.9541 Inverse: 0.1005 9.9554 Inverse: 0.1004 9.9554 Inverse: 0.1004 9.9587 Inverse: 0.1004 9.9350 Inverse: 0.1007

What affects USD > GTQ exchange rates?

Factors that affect how any currency trades against another are sociopolitical atmosphere, prices and inflation rates, foreign trade and monetary policy and export-to-import price ratios.Less aggressive factors are consumer confidence about the economy and economic growth, the strength of other currencies, investor speculation and day-to-day news about natural disasters, elections and new government policies.

If you want to predict where the currencies are headed, consider this fact: The value of a currency is heavily related to the strength of its country’s economy.

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