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GBP to SGD - Compare Rates

Pound Sterling to Singapore Dollar exchange rates can vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money/Card transactions as shown below.

 
 

Latest interbank rate (wholesale):

1 GBP = 1.7568 SGD

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GBP/SGD - Trend & Alerts

GBP/SGD at 1.7568 is a little below its 90-DAY average, range 1.7137 - 1.8221 .
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Comparing GBP SGD Exchange Rates

You should always check the total cost for any exchange rate you are provided by banks or FX specialists. These exchange rates almost always contain a margin from the 'Wholesale' rate (interbank mid-rate) plus any fixed or percentage fees.

These margins and fees can vary significantly for International Money Transfers, Travel Money and prepaid multi-currency Travel Card transactions. Also the exchange rate margin will also vary depending on the currency pair and total amount.

 
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Pound Sterling to Singapore Dollar - Quick Conversions

GBP SGD
£ 1 S$ 1.7568
£ 5 S$ 8.7840
£ 10 S$ 17.57
£ 20 S$ 35.14
£ 50 S$ 87.84
£ 100 S$ 175.68
£ 250 S$ 439.20
£ 500 S$ 878.40
£ 1,000 S$ 1,757
£ 2,000 S$ 3,514
£ 5,000 S$ 8,784
£ 10,000 S$ 17,568
£ 50,000 S$ 87,840
£ 100,000 S$ 175,680
More amounts
GBP SGD
£ 0.5692 S$ 1
£ 2.8460 S$ 5
£ 5.6920 S$ 10
£ 11.38 S$ 20
£ 28.46 S$ 50
£ 56.92 S$ 100
£ 142.30 S$ 250
£ 284.60 S$ 500
£ 569.20 S$ 1,000
£ 1,138 S$ 2,000
£ 2,846 S$ 5,000
£ 5,692 S$ 10,000
£ 28,460 S$ 50,000
£ 56,920 S$ 100,000
More amounts

To calculate other GBP/SGD FROM or TO amounts at wholesale rate use our home-page quick & easy Calculate GBP to SGD .

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Pound Sterling - Singapore Dollar Forecasting

When determining the best time to make a foreign exchange transaction, in this case the GBP vs SGD, you should pay attention to the recent market trends for both currencies.

Pound Sterling (GBP)

In the 2nd half of August market analysts started forecasting risk to the downside for the pound from US 1.33 given the tight 7 week deadline for Brexit combined with the drop in domestic demand due to the pandemic.

US dollar weakness has helped the embattled pound continue its recovery off June and early July lows. Despite this brief upturn, the outlook remains pessimistic as Brexit uncertainty and questions over the economy’s ability to rebound after the pandemic weigh on the currency.

In late July pound sterling is heading back towards US1.30 due to US dollar weakness. This is a remarkable change of fortunes for GBP which was sold-off after the Brexit vote and again after the virus forced a lockdown in London, the world’s largest foreign-exchange centre. Against the dollar, sterling touched the lowest level in 35 years (below US1.16) in March as traders sought the safety of the USD.

The coronavirus pandemic has replaced Brexit in the headlines and means that the deadline for a trade deal with the Eurozone this year could either be pushed back, delaying a risk for the currency, or see more favorable terms given to the U.K.

Read more in the article GBP Forecasts.

 

Singapore Dollar (SGD)

At the end of March, Singapore's central bank eased its monetary policy, as widely expected, with the city-state's bellwether economy bracing for a deep recession due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The MAS said it would adopt a zero percent per annum rate of appreciation of the policy band starting at the prevailing level, currently slightly below the mid-point of the policy band.

The markets viewed this annoucement as showing the MAS has kept some fire-power in reserve and could intervene again to lower the SGD.

NAB told Bloomberg TV that it sees a recovery in Asian currencies in the 2nd half of the year if the coronavirus comes under control.

Overall, it was a mixed 2019 for the Singapore dollar, with small gains (<2 percent) against the euro and Australian dollar, but small losses against the US dollar and pound.

Read more in the article SGD Forecasts.

 

 

How to get Best GBP to SGD Exchange Rates

All foreign exchange providers charge a fee for providing their service and this fee is usually contained within the exchange rate margin (or difference to the mid-rate).

The transaction margin you end up being charged can be considerably reduced by around a few percent (of total amount being exchanged) for travel money and possibly over 5% to 6% when sending money. The exact potential savings depends on the currencies being exchanged and the amount you are transferring and if you are willing to shop around.

Our real-time foreign transfer and travel money/cards comparison calculators make shopping around easy and help you calculate how much you can save.

 

Will GBP rise or fall against SGD?

This is always a difficult question as exchange rates are influenced by many factors, so a good method to consider the Pound Sterling vs Singapore Dollar current value is to look the GBP/SGD historic rate and change over a range of periods.

The following table looks at the change in the GBP to SGD exchange rate over periods from the previous week back to the last 10 years.

GBP/SGD rateChangePeriod
11 Sep 2020 : 1.75030.4% ▲1 Week
19 Aug 2020 : 1.79602.2% ▼30 Days
20 Jun 2020 : 1.72571.8% ▲90 Days
19 Sep 2019 : 1.72671.7% ▲1 Year
20 Sep 2015 : 2.176619.3% ▼5 Years
21 Sep 2010 : 2.072015.2% ▼10 Years

GBP/SGD 10 year historic rates & change to 18-Sep-2020 : 1.7565

 

When is the best time to exchange GBP to SGD?

Getting a good market rate is all about timing to help with this you can use BER Smart Alerts to make the most of currency movements.

Rather than requiring you to set a target rate, our rate alerts work differently. We check for daily high/lows and changes (up/down) over a range of periods up to 90 days rather than requiring you to set target rates.

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