This week in monetary policy: Kyrgyzstan, Hungary, Jamaica, Iceland, Israel, Fiji, Botswana, Gambia, South Korea, Bulgaria, Colombia & Dominican Rep.

August 25, 2019

By CentralBankNews.info

    This week – August 25 through August 30 – central banks from 12 countries or jurisdictions are scheduled to decide on monetary policy: Kyrgyz Republic, Hungary, Jamaica, Iceland, Israel, Fiji, Botswana, Gambia, South Korea, Bulgaria, Colombia and the Dominican Republic.
    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, and the rate one year ago.
    The table is updated when the latest decisions are announced and can always accessed by clicking on This Week.
WEEK 35
AUG 25 – AUG 30, 2019:
KYRGYZ REPUBLIC 26-Aug 4.25% 0 -50 4.75%
HUNGARY 27-Aug 0.90% 0 0 0.90%          EM
JAMAICA 27-Aug 0.75% 0 -100 2.00%
ICELAND 28-Aug 3.75% -25 -75 4.25%
ISRAEL 28-Aug 0.25% 0 0 1.10%          DM
FIJI 29-Aug 0.50% 0 0 0.50%
BOTSWANA 29-Aug 5.00% 0 0 5.00%
GAMBIA 29-Aug 12.50% 0 -100 13.50%
SOUTH KOREA 30-Aug 1.50% -25 -25 1.50%          EM
BULGARIA 30-Aug 0.00% 0 0 0.00%          FM
COLOMBIA 30-Aug 4.25% 0 0 4.25%          EM
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 30-Aug 4.75% -25 -75 5.50%