Banking - France



TopicValue
Commercial bank prime lending rate (%)3.1
Central bank discount rate (%)0.75
Value & RankThe Central bank discount rate of France is 0.75 (%) with a global rank of 134.
France compared to other CountriesThe Central bank discount rate of France is similar to that of Malta, Luxembourg, Ireland, Greece, Germany, Finland, Denmark, Cyprus, Belgium, United States with a respective Central bank discount rate of 0.75, 0.75, 0.75, 0.75, 0.75, 0.75, 0.75, 0.75, 0.75, 0.50 (%) and a global rank of 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 135, 136, 137, 138, 139.Last 6 years averageFrance had an average Central bank discount rate of 2.32 (%) in the last 6 years from (2007 to 2013).
France since the end of the Great RecessionFrance's Central bank discount rate had a negative growth (decline) of 57.1% since the end of the Great Recession
Central bank discount rate of France
Value & RankThe Commercial bank prime lending rate of France is 3.10 (%) with a global rank of 169.
France compared to other CountriesThe Commercial bank prime lending rate of France is similar to that of United States, Sweden, Slovak Republic, Puerto Rico, Ireland, Canada, Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands, Luxembourg with a respective Commercial bank prime lending rate of 3.30, 3.30, 3.30, 3.25, 3.20, 3.00, 2.80, 2.70, 2.30, 2.28 (%) and a global rank of 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174.Last 5 years averageFrance had an average Commercial bank prime lending rate of 4.27 (%) in the last 5 years from (2008 to 2013).
France since the end of the Great RecessionFrance's Commercial bank prime lending rate had a negative growth (decline) of 27.0% since the end of the Great Recession
Commercial bank prime lending rate of France
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Datasource: CIA - The World Factbook