16 SELECTED FOREIGN INTEREST RATES                                              
averages in percent per annum                                                    
for periods indicated                                                      
  2016 2017 2018 2018 2019  
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec   Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul  
                 
Prime Rates  
      USA 3.5030 4.0966 4.9036 4.5000 4.5000 4.5795 4.7500 4.7500 4.8929 5.0000 5.0000 5.0250 5.2500 5.2500 5.3452 5.5000 5.5000 5.5000 5.5000 5.5000 5.5000 5.5000  
      Germany 0.0103 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 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 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 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000 0.5000  
      HK 5.0000 5.0000 5.0323 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0000 5.0125 5.1250 5.1250 5.1250 5.1250 5.1250 5.1250 5.1250 5.1250 5.1250 5.1250  
      Singapore 5.3500 5.2800 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.3300 5.2500 5.2500 5.2500 5.2500 5.2500 5.2500 5.2500  
LIBOR  
      3-month 0.7436 1.2628 2.3089 1.7340 1.8747 2.1734 2.3494 2.3356 2.3302 2.3389 2.3236 2.3494 2.4606 2.6492 2.7877 2.7742 2.6767 2.6057 2.5895 2.5317 2.3975 2.2937  
      6-month 1.0562 1.4760 2.4899 1.9068 2.0893 2.3452 2.4937 2.4997 2.4959 2.5194 2.5197 2.5690 2.6871 2.8641 2.8892 2.8481 2.7354 2.6748 2.6328 2.5684 2.3013 2.2065  
SIBOR  
      3-month 1.0074 1.0568 1.5393 1.2731 1.1732 1.3938 1.5054 1.5095 1.5195 1.6249 1.6357 1.6388 1.6422 1.7575 1.7982 1.8867 1.9338 1.9448 1.9437 1.9851 2.0020 1.9984  
      6-month 1.2202 1.2546 1.6732 1.4164 1.3665 1.5450 1.6520 1.6554 1.6615 1.7440 1.7510 1.7552 1.7571 1.8749 1.8993 1.9393 1.9878 2.0010 2.0001 2.0413 2.0604 2.0588  
US Fed Funds 0.4003 1.0007 1.8208 1.4014 1.4053 1.5000 1.6804 1.6880 1.8183 1.9011 1.9052 1.9358 2.1714 2.1800 2.2630 2.4000 2.4000 2.4005 2.4045 2.3809 2.3630 2.3882  
US 90-Day T-Bills High 0.3084 0.9353 1.9660 1.4222 1.5908 1.7206 1.7752 1.8983 1.9268 1.9822 2.0667 2.1646 2.2793 2.3658 2.3995 2.4203 2.4278 2.4381 2.4143 2.3804 2.1905 2.1084  
  Low 0.3037   0.9202   1.9292   1.3976 1.5625 1.6895 1.7433 1.8631 1.8909 1.9451 2.0277 2.1230 2.2348 2.3207 2.3519   2.3715 2.3795 2.3895 2.3664 2.3326 2.1440 2.0640  
r - revised  
Source:  Bloomberg, Monetary Authority of Singapore