Qatar - Money Market Rate

Qatar: Money Market Rate

Mnemonic IRMM.IQAT
Unit % p.a., NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Data Jan 2023 4.97
Dec 2022 4.68

Series Information

Source Qatar Central Bank
Release QMR and repo operations; interbank interest rates
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 7/31/2004
End Date 1/31/2023

Qatar: Markets

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Stock Market Index Mar 2023 156.61 155.24 Index Jan2010=100, NSA Monthly
Lending Rate 24 Mar 2023 5.75 5.75 % p.a., NSA Daily
Money Market Rate Jan 2023 4.97 4.68 % 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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