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Hong Leong Bank Announces Increase In Base Rate
Last update: 29/01/2018

KUALA LUMPUR,†Jan 29 (Bernama) --†Hong Leong Bank Bhd†and its†wholly-owned subsidiary,†Hong Leong Islamic Bank Bhd have increased their Base Rate / Islamic Base Rate (BR) and Fixed Deposit Rate/Fixed Deposit-i Rate by 0.25 per cent, effective Jan 30, 2018.

This is in line with Bank Negara Malaysia's Overnight Policy Rate increase from 3.00 per cent to 3.25 per cent, Hong Leong†Bank announced in a statement today.

Similarly, loans and financing based on Base Lending Rate†and Islamic Financing Rate will respectively be increased by 0.25 per cent.



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Source: Bank Negara Malaysia

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