Pound Sterling to Japanese Yen — exchange rate

You will find a currency converter from the GBP to the JPY on this page. It is possible to convert any amount from Pound Sterling to Japanese Yen using Myfin currency converter at the live rates of 2021-02-25.

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1 GBP = 142.122 JPY

To calculate the values for foreign currency conversions, we use the market exchange rates of 159 currencies of the world.

GBPPound Sterling
  • Country of Circulation: United Kingdom, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey
  • Currency Code, Symbol: GBP, £
  • Denominations of coins in circulation: 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1, £2
  • Denominations of banknotes in circulation: £1, £5, £10, £20, £50, £100
  • History:

    The British pound or pound sterling (symbol: £, code: GBP, number: 826) is the national currency of the United Kingdom of Great Britain. It is an official currency of Gibraltar, the Falkland Islands, Saint Helena. The GBP abbreviation is used to identify £ in the international financial arena.

    Change is called pence, also known as British pennies. One GBP has 100 pennies. It is one of the oldest world currencies. The currency was issued in 1694, replacing the East African rupee. In spite of mass euro introduction on the European territory, Great Britain refused to get rid of its local currency. Pound sterling has remained the main reserve currency for many governments for a long time.

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JPYJapanese Yen
  • Country of Circulation: Japan, Myanmar, Zimbabwe
  • Currency Code, Symbol: JPY, ¥
  • Denominations of coins in circulation: ¥1, ¥5, ¥10, ¥50, ¥100, ¥500
  • Denominations of banknotes in circulation: ¥1000, ¥2000, ¥5000, ¥10,000
  • History:

    The Japanese yen (international symbol: ¥, code: JPY, number 392) is the sole official currency in Japan. The currency unit is part of the main world reserve currencies. JPY is an international name used on exchange markets and in currency exchange offices.

    Sens are used as change for the Japanese yen. Every JPY has 100 sens. The ¥ currency unit has been issued in 1871. Yen replaced a metallic monetary system of Tokugawa. Every year, the Japanese Mint prints series of commemorative coins dedicated to 47 prefectures. The front is decorated in the same way for all of them, and the back side has sightseeing locations and important natural monuments.

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Historical data of the 1 Pound Sterling to the Japanese Yen exchange rate

Date
GBP
JPY
Change
Thursday 21.01.2021
1 GBP
142.122 JPY
0.421586
Wednesday 20.01.2021
1 GBP
141.7 JPY
-0.015164
Tuesday 19.01.2021
1 GBP
141.715 JPY
0.201084
Monday 18.01.2021
1 GBP
141.514 JPY
0.767912
Sunday 17.01.2021
1 GBP
140.746 JPY
-0.360505
Saturday 16.01.2021
1 GBP
141.107 JPY
-0.013589
Friday 15.01.2021
1 GBP
141.12 JPY
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FAQ

  • GBP/JPY – Pound Sterling to Japanese Yen conversion

    Our GBP/JPY currency converter allows instant conversion by live rates. Current value of 1 GBP equals 142.1216 JPY JPY.
  • Pound Sterling to Japanese Yen conversion

    We use quotation information as of 2021-02-25 11:35 PM ET to calculate the conversion rate of two currencies. Specified values are considered average but can match the rates of specific financial organizations. To get a result, you only need to:
    • indicate an amount of money to convert in the window with Pound Sterlings;
    • wait for automatic GBP to JPY conversion.
    With the help of this tool, you can convert any amount of Pound Sterlings into Japanese Yens in a few seconds.
  • How has the dynamic of GBP to JPY rate changed in the last week

    Here you can also find a chart with the Pound Sterling rate fluctuations since 2015. In the last week, the pound to dollar conversion rate has changed by 1.0013 JPY or +0.7046%.
  • The dynamic of GBP to JPY rate over the last month

    The monthly data of GBP to JPY conversion rate dynamic helps to understand market trends better.
    GBP has moved by +1.198% or 1.7027 JPY.