Google finance provides currency conversion functionality. Integrated the scrapper to get conversion working. Uses

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Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'goog_currency'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install goog_currency


Sample usage

rupees = GoogCurrency.usd_to_inr(1)
pounds = GoogCurrency.usd_to_gbp(1)
yen = GoogCurrency.gbp_to_jpy(1)

Throws GoogCurrency::Exception in case of any error.

Throws GoogCurrency::NoMethodException if conversion method syntax is invalid.

Ruby versions support

Supports Ruby 1.8.7, 1.9.2 and 2.0.0


  1. Fork it
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Add some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create new Pull Request


MIT License

This software is provided as is, use it your own risk.

Copyright (c) 2013 Girish Sonawane