Qatar - Money Market Rate

Qatar: Money Market Rate

Mnemonic IRMM.IQAT
Unit % p.a., NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Data Sep 2022 2.61
Aug 2022 2.62

Series Information

Source Qatar Central Bank
Release QMR and repo operations; interbank interest rates
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 7/31/2004
End Date 9/30/2022

Qatar: Markets

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Lending Rate 01 Dec 2022 5 5 % p.a., NSA Daily
Stock Market Index Nov 2022 179.3 185.72 Index Jan2010=100, NSA Monthly
Money Market Rate Sep 2022 2.61 2.62 % p.a., NSA Monthly

Release Information

For Qatar, central bank policy rates (overnight deposit, overnight lending and repurchase, a.k.a. QCBDR, QCBLR and QCBRR) and interbank rates (a.k.a. money market rates).

  • Tenor spectrum: Overnight, 1 week, 1, 3, 6, 12 months
  • Measurement: Percent per annum (% p.a)
  • Adjustment: Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Native frequency: Monthly
  • Start dates:
    • Central bank rates: Uniformly 2007m1
    • Interbank rates: Uniformly 2004m7

The data on interbank interest rates is provided by the Qatar Central Bank (QCB).

The interbank rates are calculated from interbank transactions among all commercial banks operating in Qatar for varying maturities. They are weighted by the outstanding volume of transaction balances and interest rates reported by local banks.


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