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
03 Jul 2022

US Dollar​ Currency

18.7794Buy

18.8583Sell

Euro​ Currency

19.5832Buy

19.6692Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

22.7119Buy

22.8148Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

19.568Buy

19.6584Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

13.8881Buy

13.9495Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

5.0044Buy

5.0257Sell

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

  • 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​
  • 13.343​ 13.529​

Economic Research

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CBE Initiatives

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BanknotE

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Official Exchange Rates

CBE (USD)
  • Buy18.77

  • Sell18.8784