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
22 Feb 2018

US Dollar​ Currency

17.6374Buy

17.7374Sell

Euro​ Currency

21.6622Buy

21.7903Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

24.4842Buy

24.6248Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

18.8012Buy

18.9158Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

16.4328Buy

16.5291Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

4.7029Buy

4.7297Sell

Interest Rates

CBE`s Overnight deposit and lending rates

Overnight Deposit RateOvernight Lending Rate
17.75
18.75

W.Average Overnight EGP Interbank Rate

As of 21 Feb 2018
17.888

Main Open Market Operation(Fixed Rate)

7 Days
18.25

Inflation Rates

Annual Inflation

  • 33.100​ 30.249​
  • 32.250​ 30.912​
  • 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​

Economic Research

 

CBE Initiatives

 

Banknote

 

Official Exchange Rates

CBE (USD)
  • Buy17.6178

  • Sell17.752