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
06 Aug 2020

US Dollar​ Currency

15.9194Buy

16.0194Sell

Euro​ Currency

18.8534Buy

18.975Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

20.9436Buy

21.0736Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

17.5209Buy

17.6387Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

15.0924Buy

15.1886Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

4.2446Buy

4.2715Sell

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

  • 5.903​ 8.659​
  • 4.907​ 7.455​
  • 2.603​ 4.774​
  • 2.723​ 3.146​
  • 2.114​ 3.628​
  • 2.374​ 7.100​
  • 2.663​ 7.168​
  • 1.916​ 5.319​
  • 1.887​ 5.092​
  • 2.541​ 5.881​
  • 1.542​ 4.696​
  • 0.954​ 5.631​

Economic Research

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CBE Initiatives

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BanknotE

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Official Exchange Rates

CBE (USD)
  • Buy15.9021

  • Sell16.035