Saint Lucia: Lending-deposit interest rate spread

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 Saint Lucia

Bank lending-deposit interest rate spread

 Latest value 5.60
 Year 2020
 Measure interest rate points
 Data availability 1981 - 2020
 Average 7.68
 Min - Max 5.60 - 10.26
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Saint Lucia from 1981 to 2020. The average value for Saint Lucia during that period was 7.68 interest rate points with a minimum of 5.6 interest rate points in 2020 and a maximum of 10.26 interest rate points in 1986. The latest value from 2020 is 5.6 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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Saint Lucia - Lending-deposit interest rate spread - Recent values chart

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Saint Lucia - Lending-deposit interest rate spread - historical chart - 1981-2020

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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 Net interest margin 3.29 2018 percent
 Bank credit to deposits 93.14 2021 percent
 Return on assets 1.95 2018 percent
 Return on equity 23.13 2018 percent
 Banking system z-scores 4.90 2018 index points
 Liquid assets to deposits 33.67 2018 percent
 Non-interest income to total income 52.34 2018 percent
 Lending interest rate 6.51 2022 percent
 Real interest rate 3.28 2022 percent
 Legal rights 5.00 2019 points
 Credit information sharing 0.00 2019 points
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