MPC Holds All Policy Parameters at the End of January 2022 MPC Meeting


Tuesday, January 25, 2022 / 02:37 PM / by Proshare Research / Header Image Credit: AriseTV


The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria has concluded its two-day meeting in January 2022.

This marks the first MPC meeting for the year 2022.

At the end of the meeting, the committee resolved to hold the monetary policy rate and all other policy parameters constant.

The decisions reached are as follows:

  • The benchmark interest rate (MPR) retained at 11.50%
  • The asymmetric corridor remained at +100/-700 bps around the MPR
  • The cash reserve ratio retained at 27.50%; and
  • The Liquidity Ratio retained at 30.00%

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