Press Release

08/03/2006 / Press release

Bank of Slovenia today raised some of its policy rates by 25 basis points. 60-day tolar bill rate was raised from 3.25% to 3.50%, overnight deposit rate from 2.25% to 2.50%, lombard loan rate from 4.50% to 4.75% and the rate for 1-week buy/sell back of securities from 3.50% to 3.75% p.a. All changes are effective from tomorrow, 4 August 2006. The raise follows the raise in the policy rates of the ECB.