Interest Rates on the Credit and Deposit Market

% p.a. Archive
2017 January - december 2017 2018
January May January February March April May
A. Average interest rates in Belarusian rubles
1. On newly attracted bank deposits
legal persons*
demand 3.0 3.0 2.9 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0
up to 1 year 7.5 6.2 6.0 5.8 6.7 6.8 6.7 6.6
over 1 year 9.2 6.5 6.0 7.4 6.6 7.2 7.4 7.2
natural persons
demand 1.5 1.6 1.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3
up to 1 year 12.4 7.5 7.7 6.6 6.8 7.4 7.7 8.1
over 1 year 17.1 11.2 11.8 10.0 10.8 11.3 11.3 11.1
2. On banks' newly extended credits
legal persons
up to 1 year 19.4 13.9 13.5 11.6 11.6 11.5 11.3 11.4
over 1 year 19.4 13.0 12.3 11.4 10.6 10.3 10.6 10.8
natural persons
up to 1 year 19.3 14.4 12.8 9.6 9.7 9.7 9.6 9.3
over 1 year 17.4 14.7 13.2 11.4 11.6 11.6 11.9 11.7
B. Average interest rates in foreign exchange
3. On newly attracted bank deposits
legal persons*
demand 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
up to 1 year 2.2 2.0 1.8 1.6 1.7 0.6 1.1 1.0
over 1 year 4.0 2.3 2.2 1.9 1.6 1.3 1.3 1.1
natural persons
demand 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
up to 1 year 1.7 1.4 1.2 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6
over 1 year 2.7 2.3 2.1 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.5
4. On banks' newly extended credits
legal persons
up to 1 year 7.4 6.6 6.2 5.2 4.7 4.8 4.7 4.6
over 1 year 8.0 7.9 7.2 6.3 6.2 5.9 6.1 6.3
natural persons
up to 1 year
over 1 year

Methodological comments:

Methodological comments to calculation of indicators are given in section 7 “Methodological notes to the tables of the Bulletin of Banking Statistics.

* By 2015 - legal persons and government agencies; from 2015 - legal persons.