Legal interest rate falls to 2,00%

Legal interest rate falls to 2,00%

For 2017, the statutory interest rate amounts to 2,00%.

Overview :

  • 2017: 2,00%
  • 2016: 2,25%
  • 2015: 2,50%
  • 2014: 2,75%
  • 2013: 2,75%
  • 2012: 4,25%
  • 2011: 3,75%
  • 2010: 3,25%
  • 2009: 5,5%
  • 2008: 7,0%
  • 2007: 6,0%
  • as of 1 September 1996: 7,0%
  • as of 1 August 1986: 8,0%
  • as of 1 August 1985: 10,0%
  • as of 1 August 1981: 12,0%
  • as of 1 November 1974: 8,0%
  • as of 1 July 1970: 6,5%
  • to 30 June 1970: 4,5% (civil matters) - 5,5% (commercial matters)

(Communication of the General Administration of the Treasury of the F.P.S. Finance, Belgian Official Journal 27 January 2017, in implementation of art. 2, §1 Act of 5 May 1865 on interest-bearing loans)

For more information on this subject, you can contact Nel Van Daele and Siegfried Busscher.