Monetary Policy

 

Law No. 88 of 2003 of the "Central Bank, Banking Sector and Monetary System" entrusts the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) with the formulation and implementation of monetary policy, with price stability being the primary and overriding objective.

Banking Supervision

 

CBE sets the regulatory and supervisory standards to guarantee the sound financial positions of banks, and their efficient performance, as well as issuing the necessary decisions for their implementation, and evaluating the efforts exerted

Exchange Rates

Average Client Rate in EGP
14 Feb 2019

US Dollar​ Currency

17.5014Buy

17.6014Sell

Euro​ Currency

19.7171Buy

19.8385Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

22.4158Buy

22.5368Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

17.3504Buy

17.4565Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

15.7599Buy

15.8528Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

4.6664Buy

4.6935Sell

Interest Rates

CBE`s Overnight deposit and lending rates

Overnight Deposit RateOvernight Lending Rate
16.75
17.75

W.Average Overnight EGP Interbank Rate

As of 13 Feb 2019
16.998

Main Open Market Operation(Fixed Rate)

7 Days
17.25

Inflation Rates

Annual Inflation

  • 11.882​ 14.397​
  • 11.587​ 13.319​
  • 11.616​ 13.124​
  • 11.086​ 11.447​
  • 10.895​ 14.384​
  • 8.541​ 13.509​
  • 8.832​ 14.240​
  • 8.554​ 15.970​
  • 8.857​ 17.675​
  • 7.944​ 15.655​
  • 8.304​ 11.971​
  • 8.566​ 12.714​

Economic Research

 

CBE Initiatives

 

Banknote

 

Official Exchange Rates

CBE (USD)
  • Buy17.4855

  • Sell17.6189