Hong Kong: Lending-deposit interest rate spread

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 Hong Kong

Bank lending-deposit interest rate spread

 Latest value 4.94
 Year 2020
 Measure interest rate points
 Data availability 1994 - 2020
 Average 4.62
 Min - Max 2.92 - 5.22
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Hong Kong from 1994 to 2020. The average value for Hong Kong during that period was 4.62 interest rate points with a minimum of 2.92 interest rate points in 1997 and a maximum of 5.22 interest rate points in 2006. The latest value from 2020 is 4.94 interest rate points. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 93 countries is 6.59 interest rate points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Hong Kong - Lending-deposit interest rate spread - Recent values chart

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Hong Kong - Lending-deposit interest rate spread - historical chart - 1994-2020

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.

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