Taiwan Interest Rate

The benchmark interest rate in Taiwan was last recorded at 1.88 percent. Interest Rate in Taiwan is reported by the Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan). Interest Rate in Taiwan averaged 2.09 Percent from 2000 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 4.63 Percent in December of 2000 and a record low of 1.25 Percent in February of 2009. In Taiwan, interest rate decisions are taken by Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan). The official interest rate is the discount rate on 10-day loans to banks. This page provides - Taiwan Interest Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-25

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
1.88 1.88 4.63 1.25 1.75 | 2014/06 2000 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Taiwan Interest Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-06-27 10:00 AM Taiwan
Interest Rate Decision
1.88% 1.88% 2%
2013-09-26 10:00 AM Taiwan
Interest Rate Decision
1.88% 1.88% 2%
2013-12-26 10:00 AM Taiwan
Interest Rate Decision
1.88% 1.88% 2%
2014-03-27 08:30 AM Taiwan
Interest Rate Decision
1.875% 1.875% 1.875% 1.87%
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Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4191.99 2014-03-31 4179.78 4191.99 0.71 4221.76 2014-06-30 USD HML [+]
Interbank Rate 0.83 2014-02-15 0.64 8.85 0.35 1.00 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Interest Rate 1.88 2014-03-27 1.88 4.63 1.25 1.75 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Loans to Private Sector 8912906.00 2014-02-28 8911278.00 8929253.00 3818684.00 8965075.90 2014-06-30 TWD Million [+]
Money Supply M0 1433778.00 2014-02-28 1643571.00 1643571.00 2557.00 1438414.25 2014-06-30 TWD Million [+]
Money Supply M1 5234083.00 2014-02-28 5366505.00 5366505.00 7081.00 5423452.33 2014-06-30 TWD Million [+]
Money Supply M2 36101861.00 2014-02-28 35980473.00 36101861.00 14825.00 36609497.18 2014-06-30 TWD Million [+]
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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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