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
26 Jun 2022

US Dollar​ Currency

18.71Buy

18.7883Sell

Euro​ Currency

19.7465Buy

19.8367Sell

Pound Sterling​ Currency

22.9422Buy

23.0458Sell

Swiss Franc​ Currency

19.5282Buy

19.6161Sell

Japanese Yen 100​ Currency

13.8388Buy

13.8998Sell

Saudi Riyal​ Currency

4.9859Buy

5.007Sell

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)
  • Buy18.6964

  • Sell18.8084