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
24 Sep 2020

US Dollar​ Currency

15.7083Buy

15.8083Sell

Euro​ Currency

18.2908Buy

18.412Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

20.0533Buy

20.173Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

16.9801Buy

17.0956Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

14.9092Buy

15.0055Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

4.188Buy

4.2149Sell

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

  • 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​
  • 0.722​ 4.203​
  • 0.836​ 3.366​

Economic Research

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CBE Initiatives

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BanknotE

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Official Exchange Rates

CBE (USD)
  • Buy15.6969

  • Sell15.8267