This week in monetary policy: Hungary, Japan, Thailand, Brazil, Switzerland, Norway, South Africa, Paraguay & Mongolia

September 16, 2018

By CentralBankNews.info

    This week – September 16 through September 22 – central banks from 9 countries or jurisdictions are scheduled to decide on monetary policy: Hungary, Japan, Thailand, Brazil, Switzerland, Norway, South Africa, Paraguay and Mongolia.
    Following table includes the name of the country, the date of the next policy decision, the current policy rate, the result of the last policy decision, the change in the policy rate year to date, the rate one year ago, and the country’s MSCI classification.
    The table is updated when the latest decisions are announced and can always accessed by clicking on This Week.
WEEK 38
SEPT 16 – SEPT 22, 2018:
COUNTRY                    DATE                      RATE                 LATEST                     YTD               1 YR AGO
HUNGARY 18-Sep 0.90% 0 0 0.90%
JAPAN 19-Sep -0.10% 0 0 -0.10%
THAILAND 19-Sep 1.50% 0 0 1.50%
BRAZIL 19-Sep 6.50% 0 -50 8.25%
SWIZERLAND 20-Sep -0.75% 0 0 -0.75%
NORWAY 20-Sep 0.50% 0 0 0.50%
SOUTH AFRICA 20-Sep 6.50% 0 -25 6.75%
PARAGUAY 20-Sep 5.25% 0 0 5.25%
MONGOLIA 21-Sep 10.00% 0 -100 12.00%