(measure: interest rate points; Source: The International Monetary Fund)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Germany: Bank lending-deposit interest rate spread
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1980 to 2003. The average value for Germany during that period was 5.8 interest rate points with a minimum of 4.09 interest rate points in 1980 and a maximum of 7.59 interest rate points in 2003.
The latest value from 2003 is 7.59 interest rate points. For comparison, the world average in 2003 based on 144
countries is 8.78 interest rate points.
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Definition: Difference between the lending rate and the deposit rate. The lending rate is the rate charged by banks on loans to the private sector and the deposit interest rate is the rate offered by commercial banks on three-month deposits.