16 SELECTED FOREIGN INTEREST RATES                              
averages, in percent per annum                                    
for periods indicated                                      
  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017  
         
                                   
Prime Rates  
      USA 3.2500 3.2500 3.2500 3.2585 3.5030 4.0966  
      Germany 0.8816 0.5797 0.1634 0.0500 0.0103 0.0000  
      Japan  1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750  
      Switzerland 0.5078 0.5008 0.5004 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000  
      HK 4.9811 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000  
      Singapore 5.3800 5.3800 5.3500 5.3500 5.3500 5.2800  
LIBOR  
      3 Mos. 0.4303 0.2695 0.2336 0.3156 0.7436 1.2628  
      6 Mos. 0.6868 0.4146 0.3294 0.4843 1.0562 1.4760  
SIBOR 1/  
      3 Mos. 0.4233 0.4063 0.4095 0.9207 1.0074 1.0568  
      6 Mos. 0.4858 0.4697 0.4892 0.9832 1.2202 1.2546  
US Fed Funds 0.1523 0.1117 0.0815 0.1255 0.4003 1.0007  
US 90-Day T-Bills High 0.0816 0.0511 0.0256 0.0453 0.3084 0.9353  
  Low 0.0805 0.0496 0.0251   0.0437   0.3037   0.9202          
                                         
  2017 2018  
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec   Jan Feb Mar Apr May  
Prime Rates  
      USA 3.7500 3.7500 3.8804 4.0000 4.0000 4.1364 4.2500 4.2500 4.2500 4.2500 4.2500 4.3929 4.5000 4.5000 4.5795 4.7500 4.7500  
      Germany 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000  
      Japan  1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750 1.4750  
      Switzerland 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000  
      HK 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000  
      Singapore 5.2800 5.2800 5.2800 5.2800 5.2800 5.2800 5.2800 5.2800 5.2800 5.2800 5.2800 5.2800 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300  
LIBOR  
      3 Mos. 1.0257 1.0446 1.1347 1.1591 1.1859 1.2618 1.3075 1.3142 1.3233 1.3608 1.4342 1.6018 1.7340 1.8747 2.1734 2.3494 2.3356  
      6 Mos. 1.3401 1.3515 1.4259 1.4174 1.4246 1.4321 1.4571 1.4537 1.4732 1.5420 1.6265 1.7680 1.9068 2.0893 2.3452 2.4937 2.4997  
SIBOR 1/  
      3 Mos. 0.9651 0.9509 0.9426 0.9967 0.9968 0.9949 1.0862 1.1213 1.1228 1.1250 1.1324 1.2468 1.2731 1.1732 1.3938 1.5054 1.5095  
      6 Mos. 1.2483 1.2486 1.2479 1.2499 1.2492 1.2479 1.2488 1.2484 1.2500 1.2500 1.2513 1.3155 1.4164 1.3665 1.5450 1.6520 1.6554  
US Fed Funds 0.6527 0.6565 0.7830 0.8975 0.9061 1.0423 1.1550 1.1559 1.1545 1.1564 1.1557 1.2925 1.4014 1.4053 1.5000 1.6804 1.6880  
US 90-Day T-Bills High 0.5137 0.5210 0.7308 0.7959 0.8932 0.9905 1.0742 1.0182 1.0349 1.0802 1.2392 1.3320 1.4222 1.5908 1.7206 1.7752 1.8983  
  Low 0.5061 0.5133 0.7195 0.7834 0.8788 0.9744 1.0565 1.0016 1.0180 1.0625 1.2184 1.3093 1.3976 1.5625 1.6895 1.7433 1.8631  
                                         
r - revised  
1/ Effective 31 December 2013, SIBOR rate (in US $) sourced from Reuters has been discontinued. Starting 1 January 2014, SIBOR data for the selected reference periods in this report will show   
     SIBOR rates (in Singapore $) sourced from Bloomberg.  
Source:  Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Telerate, Monetary Authority of Singapore