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
24 Jun 2018

US Dollar​ Currency

17.8293Buy

17.9293Sell

Euro​ Currency

20.78Buy

20.9037Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

23.663Buy

23.8047Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

18.0422Buy

18.1507Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

16.2114Buy

16.3053Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

4.754Buy

4.7808Sell

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 21 Jun 2018
17.145

Main Open Market Operation(Fixed Rate)

7 Days
17.25

Inflation Rates

Annual Inflation

  • 31.947​ 29.763​
  • 35.258​ 32.952​
  • 34.860​ 31.916​
  • 33.260​ 31.592​
  • 30.527​ 30.821​
  • 25.543​ 25.978​
  • 19.864​ 21.901​
  • 14.351​ 17.068​
  • 11.882​ 14.397​
  • 11.587​ 13.319​
  • 11.616​ 13.124​
  • 11.086​ 11.447​

Economic Research

 

CBE Initiatives

 

Banknote

 

Official Exchange Rates

CBE (USD)
  • Buy17.8182

  • Sell17.9466