Monetary Policy

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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

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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
18 May 2022

US Dollar​ Currency

18.2225Buy

18.3083Sell

Euro​ Currency

19.1701Buy

19.264Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

22.6451Buy

22.7573Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

18.2718Buy

18.3653Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

14.1194Buy

14.1881Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

4.8578Buy

4.8809Sell

Interest Rates

CBE`s Overnight deposit and lending rates

Overnight Deposit RateOvernight Lending Rate
9.25
10.25

Main Open Market Operation(Fixed Rate)

7 Days
9.75

Inflation Rates

Annual Inflation

  • 3.413​ 4.829​
  • 3.849​ 4.930​
  • 4.567​ 5.446​
  • 4.526​ 5.682​
  • 4.848​ 6.579​
  • 5.221​ 6.267​
  • 5.790​ 5.556​
  • 5.968​ 5.899​
  • 6.269​ 7.259​
  • 7.234​ 8.819​
  • 10.055​ 10.491​
  • 11.943​ 13.111​

Economic Research

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CBE Initiatives

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BanknotE

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Official Exchange Rates

CBE (USD)
  • Buy18.2155

  • Sell18.3284