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
16 Aug 2022

US Dollar​ Currency

19.1003Buy

19.1783Sell

Euro​ Currency

19.362Buy

19.4487Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

22.9872Buy

23.0888Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

20.076Buy

20.1665Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

14.1862Buy

14.2452Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

5.0872Buy

5.1088Sell

Interest Rates

CBE`s Overnight deposit and lending rates

Overnight Deposit RateOvernight Lending Rate
11.25
12.25

Main Open Market Operation(Fixed Rate)

7 Days
11.75

Inflation Rates

Annual Inflation

  • 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​
  • 13.343​ 13.529​
  • 14.571​ 13.155​
  • 15.637​ 13.640​

Economic Research

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CBE Initiatives

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BanknotE

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Official Exchange Rates

CBE (USD)
  • Buy19.0918

  • Sell19.1984