Interest Rates


European Union, Economy
ECB to reduce interest rate by 0.25%

After years of steadily increasing interest rates, the European Central Bank is now starting to pull back a little.

Avi Woolf | 06.06.24

Consumer Price Index, Inflation

Calcalist: Annual Inflation is down to 2.6, CPI unchanged

While this should mean coming reductions in the interest rate, but the Bank of Israel is likely to wait on the effects of Moody's downgrading of Israel's rating and the state budget.

Avi Woolf | 15.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Bank of Israel, Economy

Bank of Israel Cuts Interest Rate by 0.25% Amid Cautiously Optimistic Forecast

After increasing interest rates over the past few years to curb inflation, the BoI cut the rate by 0.25% amid cautious optimism about inflation and the Israeli economy generally.

Avi Woolf | 01.01.24

Israel-Gaza War, Economy

Bank of Israel: War's Effect on Economy Moderating in November

The Bank of Israel reported that its Composite State of the Economy Index showed that the negative effects of the war on the economy had moderated in November, its second month.

Avi Woolf | 31.12.23

Israel-Gaza War, Hi-Tech, Economy

Israeli Hi-Tech Hit Hard By Economy, Judicial Reform Fights, War - But Stabilizing

An analysis by Globes shows the Israeli hi-tech sector reeling from a series of blows the past few years but starting to bounce back.

Avi Woolf | 28.12.23