The benchmark interest rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina was last recorded at 3.06 percent. Interest Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina averaged 9.73 percent from 1998 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 80.25 percent in January of 1999 and a record low of 3.06 percent in July of 2019.

Interest Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina is expected to be 3.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Interest Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina to stand at 2.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Bosnia And Herzegovina Lending Rate is projected to trend around 2.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Bosnia And Herzegovina Lending Rate
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Bosnia and Herzegovina Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Interest Rate 3.06 3.35 80.25 3.06 percent [+]
Money Supply M0 5031.88 4924.02 5031.88 85.38 BAM Million [+]
Money Supply M1 12674.06 12334.55 12674.06 201.68 BAM Million [+]
Money Supply M2 25415.51 24948.63 25415.51 905.34 BAM Million [+]
Money Supply M3 12741.45 12614.08 12741.45 690.71 BAM Million [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 12202.88 12022.23 12202.88 127.50 BAM Million [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 0.98 1.21 51.88 0.98 percent [+]
Loans To Private Sector 8875.80 8857.10 8875.80 869.53 BAM Million [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 11895.20 11820.50 11895.20 127.50 BAM Million [+]

Bosnia And Herzegovina Lending Rate

Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina uses the currency board as the monetary policy tool. The currency board is based on the fixed exchange rate of EUR 1 to KM (convertible mark) 1.95583 and the policy of non-lending to any industry. As a result, the CBBH has no powers to monetize fiscal deficit and it does not act as the lender of last resort to assist in problems related to commercial banks’ liquidity. However, the bank uses required reserves to influence monetary movements. In 2011, it began implementation of a reduced rate of 10 per cent on the maturity up to one year, while the rate applied to the base with the maturity over one year was not changed and remains at 7 percent. This page provides - Bosnia And Herzegovina Lending Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bosnia And Herzegovina Lending Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.06 3.35 80.25 3.06 1998 - 2019 percent Monthly

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