Sri Lanka Prime Lending Rate  Forecast


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Bank Lending Rate in Sri Lanka is expected to be 8.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Bank Lending Rate in Sri Lanka to stand at 12.10 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Prime Lending Rate is projected to trend around 9.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Sri Lanka Consumer Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Consumer Spending 8003789 8434510 8513920 8593330 8672741 9205205
Personal Savings 23.8 21.83 21.72 21.62 21.51 20.06
Private Sector Credit 4536710 4524593 4521774 4519010 4516462 4496262
Bank Lending Rate 11.55 8.5 11.8 11.96 12.1 9.5