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
25 Jul 2021

US Dollar​ Currency

15.64Buy

15.7383Sell

Euro​ Currency

18.4098Buy

18.5319Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

21.4987Buy

21.6418Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

17.0111Buy

17.1255Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

14.1449Buy

14.2377Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

4.1697Buy

4.1961Sell

Interest Rates

CBE`s Overnight deposit and lending rates

Overnight Deposit RateOvernight Lending Rate
8.25
9.25

Main Open Market Operation(Fixed Rate)

7 Days
8.75

Inflation Rates

Annual Inflation

  • 0.722​ 4.203​
  • 0.836​ 3.366​
  • 3.264​ 3.694​
  • 3.889​ 4.520​
  • 4.021​ 5.696​
  • 3.803​ 5.428​
  • 3.637​ 4.285​
  • 3.645​ 4.455​
  • 3.672​ 4.476​
  • 3.331​ 4.101​
  • 3.413​ 4.829​
  • 3.849​ 4.930​

Economic Research

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CBE Initiatives

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BanknotE

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Official Exchange Rates

CBE (USD)
  • Buy15.6284

  • Sell15.7558