GBPUSD
-0.627%long
-0.550%short

Carry income

Best rate by brokerAAAFX0.21116%short
Average daily incomeAll brokers-1.90 USDshort
Average daily incomeAll brokers-2.17 USDlong
Highest daily incomeAAAFX0.73 USDshort
Narrowest long/short spread by brokerHYMARKETS-0.10269%

Best hedged carry trade

BrokerTradeCarry
THINKFXlong0.17%
AAAFXshort0.21%
Arbitrage potential0.38%

Interest rate history

DateSymbolLong CarryShort Carry
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%
All 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.