GBPUSD
-1.296%long
-0.214%short

Carry income

Best rate by brokerDUKASCOPY0.73712%short
Average daily incomeAll brokers-0.76 USDshort
Average daily incomeAll brokers-4.57 USDlong
Highest daily incomeDUKASCOPY2.60 USDshort
Narrowest long/short spread by brokerAlpari-0.07088%

Best hedged carry trade

BrokerTradeCarry
NORDFXlong-0.28%
DUKASCOPYshort0.74%
Arbitrage potential0.45%

Interest rate history

DateSymbolLong CarryShort Carry
2017-06-01GBPUSD-1.296%-0.214%
2017-05-01GBPUSD-1.270%-0.242%
2017-04-01GBPUSD-1.142%-0.242%
2017-03-01GBPUSD-0.888%-0.431%
2017-02-01GBPUSD-0.828%-0.407%
2017-01-01GBPUSD-0.933%-0.317%
2016-12-01GBPUSD-0.627%-0.550%
2016-11-01GBPUSD-0.725%-0.556%
2016-10-01GBPUSD-0.723%-0.667%
2016-09-01GBPUSD-0.551%-0.603%
2016-08-01GBPUSD-0.411%-0.703%
2016-07-01GBPUSD-0.439%-0.710%
2016-06-01GBPUSD-0.352%-0.622%
2016-05-01GBPUSD-0.217%-0.605%
2016-04-01GBPUSD-0.257%-0.590%
2016-03-01GBPUSD-0.278%-0.623%
Interest rates shown are based on overnight swap rates for "rolling spot" trades (rollover rates). Dollar amounts are based on trade size 100,000 units in the base currency and are converted to US dollars. Other account fees and flat charges, which some brokers may apply, have not been included. All rates are indicative only.