Argentina’s central bank left its monetary policy rate at 27.25 percent and confirmed it expects inflation to decelerate after the impact of a hike in regulated prices, such as utilities and transportation, and the recent peso depreciation wanes.
After its monthly meeting, the Central Bank of the Dominican Republic decided to maintain interest rates at 5.25 percent. “The decision on the reference rate was adopted after an exhaustive analysis of the balance of risks around the inflation forecasts,… Read More ›
After its monthly meeting, the Central Bank of the Dominican Republic decided to maintain its base interest rate at 5.25 percent. “The decision on the reference rate was adopted after an exhaustive analysis of the balance of risks around the… Read More ›
In its monthly meeting on Tuesday, the Board of the Banco Central de Chile decided to maintain interest rates at 2.5 percent. The last time the Board altered the interest rate was in May. At the start of 2017, the… Read More ›
The Banco Central de la Republica Argentina (BCRA) raised interest rates by 100 basis points to 28.75 percent. The BCRA has raised interest rates by 400 basis points so far in 2017. The BCRA expects inflation to fall as it… Read More ›
Brazil’s Central Bank cut the benchmark overnight interest rate by 100 basis points from 9.25 percent to 8.25 percent. The announcement Wednesday marks the fourth time in a row that the Banco Central do Brasil has cut the Selic rate by… Read More ›
On April 6, the board of directors of Peru’s central bank, El Banco Central de Reserva del Peru (BCRP), chose to maintain its current interest rate at 4.25 percent. The BCRP has not changed interest rates since February 2016. In… Read More ›