Belgium - Lending interest rate

Lending interest rate (%)

The latest value for Lending interest rate (%) in Belgium was 9.50 as of 2016. Over the past 35 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 18.00 in 1981 and 6.70 in 2004.

Definition: Lending rate is the bank rate that usually meets the short- and medium-term financing needs of the private sector. This rate is normally differentiated according to creditworthiness of borrowers and objectives of financing. The terms and conditions attached to these rates differ by country, however, limiting their comparability.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1981 18.00
1982 15.50
1983 13.75
1984 14.00
1985 12.54
1986 10.44
1987 9.33
1988 8.92
1989 11.08
1990 13.00
1991 12.88
1992 13.00
1993 11.81
1994 9.42
1995 8.42
1996 7.17
1997 7.06
1998 7.25
1999 6.71
2000 7.98
2001 8.46
2002 7.71
2003 6.89
2004 6.70
2005 6.72
2006 7.49
2007 8.57
2008 9.21
2009 9.50
2010 9.50
2011 9.50
2012 9.50
2013 9.50
2014 9.50
2015 9.50
2016 9.50

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Interest rates