Lesotho Interest Rate

Calendário GMT Atual Anterior Consenso
2019-09-25 08:40 AM Sep 6.5% 6.5%
2019-11-27 10:25 AM Nov 6.5% 6.5%

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Lesotho Keeps Interest Rate at 6.5%
The Central Bank of Lesotho left unchanged its key policy rate at 6.5% during its September meeting. Policymakers noted that consumer price inflation decelerated in August while economic growth remained weak, and mentioned that main risks to the domestic economic outlook include exposure to global economic developments, weak domestic economic activity, structural rigidities and policy uncertainty. Furthermore, the bank said that will continue to monitor the global developments and their likely impact on domestic macroeconomic conditions, especially net international reserves, with the aim of taking corrective action when needed.

Lesotho Cuts Policy Rate to 6.5%
The Central Bank of Lesotho lowered its policy rate by 25bps during its July meeting, saying economic activity growth remained weak while consumer price inflation decelerated to 5.6 percent in June from 5.9 percent in May. Policymakers also voiced concerns about downside risks to the global economic outlook, which arise from the continuing trade and geo-political tensions.

Lesoto Dinheiro Último Anterior Maior Menor Unidade
Taxa De Juros 6.50 6.50 20.42 5.18 Percentagem [+]
Taxa de Facilidade Permanente de Depósito 4.34 4.34 13.34 2.34 Percentagem [+]
Agregado Monetário M0 7777.08 7360.54 7777.08 702.20 Milhões - Lsl [+]
Agregado Monetário M1 6015.94 5499.41 6572.51 1395.80 Milhões - Lsl [+]
Agregado Monetário M2 13793.02 12859.94 13793.02 2191.30 Milhões - Lsl [+]