The pound is the official What is currency? Currencies are the generally accepted medi... More that is still in use. The pound is also called sterling, and nicknamed quid.of the . It is the world’s oldest
Currency symbol: £
Currency shortcut: GBP
Trading the British pound
The GBP is the 4th most traded currency in the world and was the world’s primary A reserve currency (also known as an "anchor currency") is... More throughout the 19th century.
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