Central Bank of Egypt

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Central Bank of Egypt
البنك المركزي المصري
Al-Bank al-Markazī al-Masrī
Headquarters Cairo, Egypt
Established 1961
Governor and Chairman Tarek Amer
Central bank of Arab Republic of Egypt
Currency Egyptian pound
EGP (ISO 4217)
Bank rate 10.75%
Interest on reserves 8.75%
Website www.cbe.org.eg/
This is the article for Egypt's central bank; for "Bank of Egypt" please see Banque Misr

The Central Bank of Egypt (Arabic: البنك المركزي المصري‎‎, CBE) is the monetary authority in Egypt. The bank's paid-up capital is 1000 million Egyptian pounds. According to its website, the CBE:

List of Governors[edit]

  • Tarek Amer - November 2015 to Present
  • Hisham Ramez - March 2013 to November 2015
  • Farouk El Okdah - December 2003 to February 2013

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Coordinates: 30°03′29″N 31°14′03″E / 30.0581°N 31.2343°E / 30.0581; 31.2343