Burundi Interest Rate

The benchmark interest rate in Burundi was last recorded at 11.45 percent. Interest Rate in Burundi is reported by the Bank of Burundi. Interest Rate in Burundi averaged 11.18 Percent from 2007 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 16.24 Percent in July of 2012 and a record low of 7.20 Percent in March of 2010. In Burundi, interest rates decisions are taken by the Monetary Committee of the Bank of Burundi. The official rate is the refinance rate. This page provides - Burundi Interest Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-23

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
11.45 10.72 16.24 7.20 12.00 | 2013/11 2007 - 2013 Percent Monthly

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Interest Rate 11.45 2013-10-31 10.72 16.24 7.20 12.00 2013-11-30 Percent [+]
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Interest Rate | Notes
The interest rate shown on this page refers to the central bank benchmark interest rate. Usually, the central bank benchmark interest rate is the overnight rate at which central banks make loans to the commercial banks under their jurisdiction. Moving the benchmark interest rate, the central bank is able to make an impact on interest rates of commercial banks, inflation level of the country and national currency exchange rate. Reduction of interest rates should bring increase in business activity, a rise in inflation rate and weakening of national currency. In case of increase in interest rates the level of business activity is likely to drop, inflation declines and national currency strengthens.


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