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 Apr 2018

US Dollar​ Currency

17.6478Buy

17.7478Sell

Euro​ Currency

21.5762Buy

21.7074Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

24.6487Buy

24.7973Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

18.019Buy

18.1285Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

16.1744Buy

16.2735Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

4.7057Buy

4.7325Sell

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 23 Apr 2018
16.777

Main Open Market Operation(Fixed Rate)

7 Days
17.25

Inflation Rates

Annual Inflation

  • 32.062​ 31.464​
  • 30.571​ 29.710​
  • 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​

Economic Research

 

CBE Initiatives

 

Banknote

 

Official Exchange Rates

CBE (USD)
  • Buy17.6347

  • Sell17.7652