Sri Lanka Interest Rate - Forecast

Interest Rate in Sri Lanka is expected to be 7.25 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Interest Rate in Sri Lanka to stand at 7.25 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Interest Rate is projected to trend around 7.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Sri Lanka Money Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Interest Rate 7.25 7.25 7.25 7.25 7.25 7.5
Interbank Rate 10.01 10.01 10.01 10.01 10.01 10.26
Money Supply M0 619580 646000 651000 655000 659000 672000
Money Supply M1 791550 819000 823000 831000 838000 855000
Money Supply M2 6243720 6131000 6190000 6210000 6230000 6400000
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1346281 1520000 1540000 1555000 1600000 1720000
Banks Balance Sheet 8520201 8955000 9200000 9500000 9750000 10500000
Deposit Interest Rate 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.35
Cash Reserve Ratio 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1766798 1890000 2100000 2180000 2220000 2350000
Lending Rate 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.75