Euro Area Marginal Lending Rate was quoted at 0.25 percent on Monday November 19. Lending Rate in the Euro Area averaged 2.57 percent from 1999 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 5.75 percent in October of 2000 and a record low of 0.25 percent in March of 2016.

Lending Rate in Euro Area is expected to be 0.25 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Lending Rate in Euro Area to stand at 0.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Euro Area Marginal Lending Rate is projected to trend around 1.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Euro Area Marginal Lending Rate
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-07-26 11:45 AM Marginal Lending Rate 0.25% 0.25% 0.25% 0.25%
2018-09-13 11:45 AM Marginal Lending Rate 0.25% 0.25% 0.25% 0.25%
2018-10-25 11:45 AM Marginal Lending Rate 0.25% 0.25% 0.25%
2018-12-13 12:45 PM Marginal Lending Rate 0.25% 0.25%

Euro Area Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Interest Rate 0.00 0.00 4.75 0.00 percent [+]
Interbank Rate -0.36 -0.37 5.39 -0.39 percent [+]
Money Supply M1 8168938.00 8081296.00 8168938.00 444118.00 EUR Million [+]
Money Supply M2 11577096.00 11502304.00 11577096.00 1070365.00 EUR Million [+]
Money Supply M3 12198222.00 12145805.00 12198222.00 1097238.00 EUR Million [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 66.37 66.12 70.57 34.91 USD Billion [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 4645821.00 4638843.00 4645821.00 692641.00 EUR Million [+]
Loans to Private Sector 11062727.00 11053849.00 11106677.00 3241298.00 EUR Million [+]
Deposit Interest Rate -0.40 -0.40 3.75 -0.40 percent [+]
Lending Rate 0.25 0.25 5.75 0.25 percent [+]
Loan Growth 3.10 3.10 9.90 -0.40 percent [+]

Euro Area Marginal Lending Rate

In the Euro Area, the marginal lending facility aims to provide overnight liquidity, signal the general stance of monetary policy and normally provides a ceiling for the overnight market interest rate. This facility is available to eligible counterparties on their own initiative, subject to their fulfilment of certain operational access conditions. Counterparties can use the marginal lending facility to obtain overnight liquidity from the national central banks against eligible assets. Under normal circumstances, there are no credit limits or other restrictions on counterparties' access to the facility, apart from the requirement to present sufficient underlying assets. The marginal lending facility is administered in a decentralised manner by the national central banks. This page provides - Euro Area Lending Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Euro Area Marginal Lending Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.25 0.25 5.75 0.25 1999 - 2018 percent Daily

Country Last
Turkey 25.50 Oct/18
South Africa 10.00 Apr/18
Indonesia 6.75 Nov/18
United Kingdom 1.00 Oct/18
Euro Area 0.25 Nov/18