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The total cost you are charged by your foreign exchange provider consists of the margin from the mid-rate offered plus any fixed or percentage fees. These margins and fees vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money transactions as shown below.


USD to BDT interbank exchange rate = 84.486

Right now the USD/BDT interbank exchange rate is 84.486. It’s also called the mid-market rate or just the mid-rate and is the rate that banks use when trading large amounts of foreign currencies with one another.

It's the reference rate we use to calculate how much you are being charged to convert Bangladeshi Taka to United States Dollar.

This USD/BDT Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Bangladeshi Taka amounts at the market mid-rate. You can also enter your own rates to find out the percentage difference to the latest market rates you are being charged.

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United States Dollar

Bangladeshi Taka

1 USD 84.49 BDT
5 USD 422.43 BDT
10 USD 844.86 BDT
20 USD 1,689.72 BDT
50 USD 4,224.30 BDT
100 USD 8,448.60 BDT
250 USD 21,121.50 BDT
500 USD 42,243.00 BDT
1,000 USD 84,486.00 BDT
2,000 USD 168,972.00 BDT
5,000 USD 422,430.00 BDT
10,000 USD 844,860.00 BDT
50,000 USD 4,224,300.00 BDT
100,000 USD 8,448,600.00 BDT
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United States Dollar

Bangladeshi Taka

0.0118 USD 1 BDT
0.0592 USD 5 BDT
0.1184 USD 10 BDT
0.2367 USD 20 BDT
0.5918 USD 50 BDT
1.1836 USD 100 BDT
2.9590 USD 250 BDT
5.9180 USD 500 BDT
11.84 USD 1,000 BDT
23.67 USD 2,000 BDT
59.18 USD 5,000 BDT
118.36 USD 10,000 BDT
591.80 USD 50,000 BDT
1,183.60 USD 100,000 BDT
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United States Dollar to Bangladeshi Taka (USD-BDT) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/BDT 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
20 Apr 201984.4860Latest
13 Apr 201984.36851 Week+0.14%
21 Mar 201984.23271 Month+0.3%
22 Oct 201884.54836 Months-0.07%
20 Apr 201883.03001 Year+1.75%
20 Apr 201782.03802 Years+2.98%
21 Apr 201477.75795 Years+8.65%
22 Apr 200968.329110 Years+23.65%

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

The USD/BDT 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 / BDT 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/BDT 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 BDT exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/BDT 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 Bangladeshi Taka

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 BDT, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Bangladeshi Taka news and forecasts.

United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts

In the third week of April the Dollar Index was rallying strongly towards the mid-97s, slightly below major resistance at 97.70, a break of which would be massively positive for the greenback. The index was up 1.7 percent year-to-date.

The dollar’s strength comes in spite of a dovish surprise in March from the Federal Reserve, which ditched two interest rate hikes from its 2019 projections. Fortunately for dollar holders, the rest of the world has problems and other important central banks also turned dovish, removing much of the incentive for selling USD.

Bloomberg research warned in April of potential for a large upcoming move in the US dollar, up or down. Over the past quarter-century, three prominent troughs in the JPMorgan Global FX Volatility Index were followed by dollar moves over 6-month periods worth 10-15 percent. The index was trading in mid-April at a 5-year low.

Bangladeshi Taka (BDT) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Bangladeshi Taka market updates.