Canada Prime Lending Rate 1960-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Bank Lending Rate in Canada remained unchanged at 3 percent in December of 2014 from 3 percent in November of 2014. Bank Lending Rate in Canada averaged 7.62 percent from 1960 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 22.75 percent in August of 1981 and a record low of 2.25 percent in April of 2009. Bank Lending Rate in Canada is reported by the Bank of Canada.

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Canada Prime Lending Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.00 3.00 22.75 2.25 1960 - 2014 percent Monthly
In Canada, the prime lending rate is the average rate of interest charged on loans by commercial banks to companies. This page provides - Canada Prime Lending Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Canada Prime Lending Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, December 19, 2014.

Canada Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 84.40 81.20 93.40 60.00 [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.00 0.80 3.70 -4.50 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 4.90 4.50 10.50 -6.50 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 978496.00 971696.00 978496.00 162251.00 CAD Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 1125660.00 1113948.00 1125660.00 26768.00 CAD Million [+]
Personal Savings 43800.00 43332.00 69512.00 1200.00 CAD Million [+]
Consumer Credit 529885.00 527813.00 529885.00 11066.00 CAD Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 3.00 3.00 22.75 2.25 percent [+]
Private Sector Credit 3394993.00 3370341.00 3394993.00 75096.00 CAD Million [+]
Retail Sales Ex Autos 0.20 0.00 3.30 -3.20 Percent [+]


Bank Lending Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 9.30 Nov/14 9.30 20.50 8.10 percent [+]
Brazil 44.00 Oct/14 42.75 254.28 33.85 percent [+]
Canada 3.00 Dec/14 3.00 22.75 2.25 percent [+]
China 5.60 Dec/14 5.60 12.06 5.31 percent [+]
Euro Area 3.29 Oct/14 3.31 6.52 3.19 percent [+]
France 2.09 Oct/14 2.07 6.29 2.07 percent [+]
Germany 2.70 Oct/14 2.77 6.55 2.70 percent [+]
India 10.25 Nov/14 10.25 20.00 8.00 percent [+]
Italy 3.52 Oct/14 3.57 6.48 2.86 percent [+]
Japan 1.15 Dec/14 1.15 9.90 1.15 percent [+]
Netherlands 2.17 Oct/14 2.31 6.26 2.17 percent [+]
Russia 11.30 Oct/14 11.10 449.40 7.90 percent [+]
South Korea 4.00 Oct/14 4.14 17.01 4.00 percent [+]
Spain 3.53 Oct/14 3.63 5.97 3.23 percent [+]
United Kingdom 1.50 Dec/14 1.50 18.00 1.50 percent [+]
United States 3.25 Nov/14 3.25 20.50 2.00 percent [+]