***SNAPSHOT - WORLD KEY OFFICIAL INTEREST RATES***

Thu Jul 3, 2014 8:25am EDT
 
Email This Article |
Share This Article
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
| Print This Article
[-] Text [+]

The following is a list of key interest rates for major 
industrialised nations.
    This page is updated when interest rate changes are 
announced. Rates changed since last update are marked "***"  
    -----------------------------------------------          
Country     Key rates        Rate (Previous)   Change announced 
   
U.S.........Federal funds    0-0.25% (1.00)         Dec 16, 08  
            Discount rate      0.75% (0.50)         Feb 18, 10 
Japan.......
Overnight call rate target   0-0.10% (0.10)         Oct 05, 10 
            Discount rate      0.30% (0.50)         Dec 19, 08 
Euro zone......
Min bid rate at refi tender    0.15% (0.25)         Jun 04, 14 
Marginal lending rate          0.40% (0.75)         Jun 04, 14 
Deposit rate                  -0.10% (0.00)         Jun 04, 14 
China......lending rate        6.00% (6.31)         Jul 05, 12
UK..........Repo rate          0.50% (1.00)         Mar 05, 09 
Canada......Overnight rate     1.00% (0.75)         Sep 08, 10 
Switzerland.....
Libor target range    0.00-0.25%(0.00-0.75)         Aug 03, 11  
Sweden......Repo rate          0.25% (0.75)         Jul 03, 14  
Australia...Cash rate          2.50% (2.75)         Aug 06, 13 
New Zealand Official Cash Rate 3.00% (2.75)         Apr 24, 14 
Denmark.....Lending rate       0.20% (0.30)         May 02, 13  
            CD rate            0.05%(-0.10)         Apr 24, 14 
Norway......Deposit rate       1.50% (1.75)         Mar 14, 12