Convert 490 Euro (EUR) to British Pound Sterling (GBP)
Exchange rates used for currency conversion updated on May 18th 2022 ( 05/18/2022 )
Below you will find the latest exchange rates for exchanging Euro (EUR) to British Pound Sterling (GBP) , a table containing most common conversions and a chart with the pair's evolution.
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Governed by the Eurosystem, comprised of the European Central Bank and the central banks of each represented member state, the euro is a currency that reflects an aggregate of 17 of the 27 European Union member states. It is the second most used world reserve currency, involved in over 20% of traded currency pairs, used by over 500 million people worldwide, the largest worldwide currency in circulation, and its member states represent 14.6% of world GDP.
About British Pound Sterling (GBP)
Monetary policies affecting the pound sterling (GBP) are dispersed amongst 8 separate central banks throughout the territories, dependencies, and countries of the United Kingdom. The Bank of England is the primary central bank and is responsible for monetary policy and currency issuance in England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. This floating currency is the third most widely held reserve currency in the world. The future of the GBP is dependent upon the political decision of whether or not to allow the GBP to be absorbed by the euro, effectively placing all of the United Kingdom into the eurozone.