Bank Rates (Commercial Bank Prime Lending Rate, Central Bank Discount Rate)

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Central Banks tend to use bank rates to either stimulate an economy by lowering rates, or try to dampen down bubbles by increasing it. Commercial rates usually (but not always) follow central bank rate trends at higher interest rates - they make money on the difference between the two.

Bank Rates (Commercial Bank Prime Lending Rate, Central Bank Discount Rate) - Economic Statistics By Country
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