Mauritius Interest Rate  2006-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The Central Bank of Mauritius left its key interest rate steady at 3.5 percent on May 30th 2018, saying that the decision considered the risks to growth and inflation outlook. The annual inflation rate fell to 3.7 percent in April from 6.7 percent in March while the headline inflation rose to 5 percent in April from 4 percent in January, mostly due to adverse climatic conditions and it is expected to be around 4.2 percent in 2018 and 3.8 percent in 2019. The underlying measures of inflation have remained contained. Meantime, the GDP growth is projected to be at 4 percent in 2018 and 2019. The Committee noted that the short-term money market rates have been moving towards the key repo rate since January of 2018. Policymakers also mentioned the open market operations and the sterilized foreign exchange market intervention that the Central Bank of Mauritius has been conducing. Interest Rate in Mauritius averaged 4.99 percent from 2006 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 9.25 percent in June of 2007 and a record low of 3.50 percent in July of 2017.

Mauritius Interest Rate
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-11-29 11:15 AM Interest Rate Decision 3.50% 3.5% 3.5%
2018-02-28 11:50 AM Interest Rate Decision 3.5% 3.5% 3.5%
2018-05-30 12:40 PM Interest Rate Decision 3.5% 3.5% 3.5%
2018-08-22 12:00 PM Interest Rate Decision 3.5%

Mauritius Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Interest Rate 3.50 3.50 9.25 3.50 percent [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 6668.50 6442.20 6668.50 637.50 USD Million [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 3.10 5.20 12.56 3.10 percent [+]
Lending Rate 8.50 8.50 13.00 8.00 percent [+]
Banks Balance Sheet 1331678.05 1513353.53 1534429.62 432333.74 MUR Million [+]

Mauritius Interest Rate

In Mauritius, interest rates decisions are taken by the Bank of Mauritius. The BoM’s official interest rate is the repo rate. This page provides - Mauritius Interest Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Mauritius Interest Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.50 3.50 9.25 3.50 2006 - 2018 percent Daily

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