Banks lower their prime lending rate
to 9 1/4 per cent.
Chicago-based BMO Harris Bank has announced it has raised its USD prime lending rate
from 5.25% to 5.50%, the company said.
The long-term prime lending rate
is a benchmark in Japan for many personal, housing and corporate loans.
Alweendo urged commercial banks to reduce the spread between the bank rate and their prime lending rates
The cut in the long-term prime lending rate
follows a fall to 1.00% from 1.15% in the coupon rate on five-year debentures issued this month by the IBJ, bank officials said.
Banks cut their prime lending rate
to 7 1/2 per cent.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-August 2, 2019--BMO Harris Bank reduces USD prime lending rate
Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ: FITB) has said that it has increased its prime lending rate
to 5.5 percent, effective immediately.
Mumbai: HDFC ahead of the Reserve Bank's monetary policy announcement increased its retail prime lending rate
(RPLR) by 10 basis points with immediate effect.
With effect from April 25, the country's largest bank will increase both its benchmark prime lending rate
and its base rate.
Mizuho Corporate Bank, a unit of Japan's Mizuho Financial Group Inc (NYSE: MFG) (TYO: 8411) (8411.BE), has said that it has set its long-term prime lending rate
for March at 1.60 percent, down from February's 1.65 percent.