The benchmark interest rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina was last recorded at 3.52 percent. Interest Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina averaged 11.95 percent from 1998 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 94.09 percent in September of 1998 and a record low of 3.52 percent in November of 2018.

Interest Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina is expected to be 4.50 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 5.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Bosnia And Herzegovina Lending Rate is projected to trend around 5.50 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 3.52 3.58 94.09 3.52 percent [+]
Money Supply M0 4670.30 4692.95 4717.64 85.38 BAM Million [+]
Money Supply M1 11945.59 12020.63 12020.63 201.68 BAM Million [+]
Money Supply M2 23868.71 23938.24 23938.24 905.34 BAM Million [+]
Money Supply M3 11923.12 11917.60 11923.12 690.71 BAM Million [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 11562.78 11478.99 11562.78 127.50 BAM Million [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 1.21 1.60 51.88 1.21 percent [+]
Loans To Private Sector 8537.30 8520.30 8571.10 869.53 BAM Million [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 11591.40 11452.40 11591.40 127.50 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 January of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.52 3.58 94.09 3.52 1998 - 2018 percent Daily

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