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USD to BBD mid-rate = 2

Right now the USD/BBD market mid-rate is 2 and represents ideally how many Barbadian Dollar you can get for one United States Dollar.

You can calculate equivalent United States Dollar to Barbadian Dollar currency amounts (at mid-rate) below.

USD / BBD Converter


1 United States Dollar equals
2 Barbadian Dollar

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USD/BBD exchange rates for:

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United States Dollar

Barbadian Dollar

1 USD 2.0000 BBD
5 USD 10.00 BBD
10 USD 20.00 BBD
20 USD 40.00 BBD
50 USD 100.00 BBD
100 USD 200.00 BBD
250 USD 500.00 BBD
500 USD 1,000.00 BBD
1,000 USD 2,000.00 BBD
2,000 USD 4,000.00 BBD
5,000 USD 10,000.00 BBD
10,000 USD 20,000.00 BBD
50,000 USD 100,000.00 BBD
100,000 USD 200,000.00 BBD
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United States Dollar

Barbadian Dollar

0.5000 USD 1 BBD
2.5000 USD 5 BBD
5.0000 USD 10 BBD
10.00 USD 20 BBD
25.00 USD 50 BBD
50.00 USD 100 BBD
125.00 USD 250 BBD
250.00 USD 500 BBD
500.00 USD 1,000 BBD
1,000.00 USD 2,000 BBD
2,500.00 USD 5,000 BBD
5,000.00 USD 10,000 BBD
25,000.00 USD 50,000 BBD
50,000.00 USD 100,000 BBD
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United States Dollar to Barbadian Dollar (USD-BBD) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/BBD exchange rate over the last 10 years. The percentage change is the difference from the date shown to present. This lets you decide if the current rate is in your favour. You can also view our various charts of USD versus other currencies : USD historical charts.

DateExchange RatePeriodChange
16 Dec 20182.0000Latest
09 Dec 20182.00001 Week0%
16 Nov 20182.00001 Month0%
19 Jun 20182.00006 Months0%
16 Dec 20172.00001 Year0%
16 Dec 20162.00002 Years0%
17 Dec 20132.00005 Years0%
18 Dec 20082.000010 Years0%

Best Rates for USD/BBD Transfers and Travel Money

The total transaction cost you will be charged is the margin from the mid-rate offered by your foreign exchange provider plus any fixed or percentage fees. These margins and fees will vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money transactions.

Why can't I just get the USD/BBD market rate I see on Google or in the Media?

The USD/BBD mid-rate is the rate you will see Quoted on Google or the News, nobody except the largest banks and businesses can get exchange rates close to this mid-rate. It is actually just the theoretical half-way point (hence mid-rate) between the last rate at which the USD / BBD was traded (bought or sold) in the international markets.

Getting a good market rate is mainly about timing however 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.

The closer your final exchange rate is to the market USD/BBD midrate the better deal you are getting.

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

The three things you need in order to get a good USD to BBD exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/BBD market mid-rate. The closer your final exchange rate is to this real market rate the better deal you are getting. You should also judge how the current rate compares to the historic rate over the past 10 years.
  2. Compare your Bank's transaction costs to several licensed FX providers, remember to compare the exchange rate margins as well as the various types of fees. We make that easy to do with our calculators for Foreign Transfers and Travel Money transactions.
  3. Review up-to-date Currency News and Forecasts for both the and currencies, if available.

Currency news and forecasts for United States Dollar and Barbadian Dollar

Whenever you are researching a particular exchange rate you are actually interested in two currencies as the value of a currency must always be quoted relative to a second currency.

So it follows that if you are determining the best time to transact, in this case the USD vs BBD, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Barbadian Dollar news and forecasts.

United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts

14-December-18: Against a basket of currencies, the US dollar struck an 18-month high in mid-December after negative political and economic developments weighed on rest-of-the-world currencies. At the time of writing, the dollar was showing trade-weighted appreciation of 6 percent for 2018 and was on course to gain in 10 of the year’s 12 months.

The dollar had strengthened to levels near $1.13 against the euro, which suffered due to disappointing eurozone economic data and Brexit-related uncertainties.

Brexit allowed the dollar to gain handsomely against the pound in 2018. On December-11, GBP/USD traded below 1.25 for the first time since early 2017.

The economic slowdown in China has also helped the dollar by creating safe haven flows into the US. The dollar has yet to reach the magic 7-yuan level but remains close to it, at levels near 6.9.

For 2019, JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley are both bearish the greenback. The banks remain skeptical over future Fed interest rate hikes and point to a possible US economic downturn in the second half of the year.

Scotiabank is forecasting EUR/USD at $1.30 by 2019 year-end, indicating a potential 13 percent decline in the dollar’s buying power.

Barbadian Dollar (BBD) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Barbadian Dollar market updates.


Currency News and Forecasts - United States Dollar

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