Hungarian National Bank

Hungarian National Bank

October 16, 2018

As expected Hungary’s central bank rates were left unchanged at the monthly policy review. The last Base Rate Change was a reduction of 15 basis points to 0.90% in May 2016, and the last change in the overnight deposit rate was a 10-basis point cut to -0.15% made in September 2017. A released statement projects […] More

Magyar Nemzeti Bank Cuts Reserve Requirement

October 25, 2016

Hungary’s central bank left its base rate at 0.90% and its overnight deposit rate at -0.05% but cut its overnight lending rate by 10 basis points to 1.05% and its reserve requirement in half to 1%. A released statement projects growth around 3%, observes continuing spare capacity and sub-target inflation, and predicts a gradually rising inflation […] More