Convert Hungarian Forint to British Pound

100 Hungarian Forint (HUF) = 0.28 British Pound (GBP)

Monday, January 23, 2017 8:24 AM

100 HUF =
0.28 GBP

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HUF – Hungarian forint

The Hungarian forint (symbol: Ft; currency code: HUF) is the official currency of Hungary. One (1) forint is equal to one hundred (100) fillér, although the circulation of fillér coins ceased in 1999.

The forint is issued by the Hungarian National Bank.

Background
The Hungarian currency derives its name from the Italian city of Florence. It was adopted as official currency on August 1, 1946. The forint remained relatively stable until its devaluation in the early 1990s, yet has been fully convertible since 2001.


GBP – British pound

The pound sterling (symbol: £; currency code: GBP) is the official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory and Tristan da Cunha. One (1) pound is equal to one hundred (100) pence.

The pound sterling is the third largest reserve currency in the world, behind the U.S. dollar and the euro, and one of the most commonly converted currencies. It is also the fourth most traded currency in the forex market, after the U.S. dollar, the euro and the Japanese yen. It is issued by the Bank of England.

Background:
The pound sterling is the oldest currency in the world that is still in use, with the pound being a unit of account in Anglo-Saxon England. The Bank of England was founded in 1694 and began to issue paper money in the same year.