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PRIME RATE

RECENT HISTORY



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RATE DATE
RATE DATE
RATE DATE
RATE DATE
RATE DATE














1972
1976
1981
1989
2002
CHANGES 7
CHANGES 8
CHANGES 25
CHANGES 4
CHANGES 1














NIXON
7.00 01/12
20.50 01/02
G. H. W. Bush
4.25 11/06



6.75 01/21
20.00 01/09





 5.00 01/24
7.00 06/01



11.00 02/10
2003
 4.75 01/31
7.25 06/07
REGAN
11.50 02/24
CHANGES 1
 5.00 04/05
7.00 08/02



11.00 06/05


 5.25 05/26
6.75 10/04
19.50 02.03
10.50 07/31
4.00 06/25
 5.75 10/02
6.50 11/01
19.00 02/23




 6.00 12.27
6.25 12/13
18.50 03/03
1990








18.00 03/10
CHANGES 1
2004
 1973
1977
17.50 03/17



CHANGES 5
CHANGES 17
CHANGES 6
17.00 03/24
10.00 01/08








17.50 03/27



4.25 06/27
 6.25 02/27
CARTER
18.00 04/29
1991
4.50 08/10
 6.50 03/26



19.00 05/04
CHANGES 6
4.75 09/21
 6.75 04/18
 6.50 05/13
19.50 05/11



5.00 11/10
 7.00 05/27
 6.75 05/31
20.00 05/19
9.50 01/02
5.25 12/15
 7.25 05/25
 7.00 08/22
20.50 05/22
9.00 02/04


 7.50 06/08
 7.25 09/16
20.00 06/02
8.50 05/01
2005
 7.75 06/25
 7.50 10/07
20.50 07/08
8.00 09/13
CHANGES 8
 8.00 07/03
 7.75 10/24
20.00 09/15
7.50 11/06


 8.25 07/09



19.50 09/22
6.50 12/23
5.50 02/02
 8.50 07/18
1978
19.00 10/05



5.75 03/22
 8.75 07/30
CHANGES 15
18.00 10/13
1992
6.00 05/03
 9.00 08/06



17.50 11/02
CHANGES 1
6.25 06/30
 9.25 08/13
8.00 01/10
17.00 11/09



6.50 08/09
 9.50 08/22
8.25 05/05
16.50 11/16
6.00 07/02
6.75 09/20
 9.75 08/28
8.50 05/26
16.00 11/24



7.00 11/01
 10.00 09/18
8.75 06/16
15.75 12/01
1993
7.25 12/13
 9.75 10/24
9.00 06/30



CHANGES 0





9.25 08/31
1982





 1974
9.50 09/15
CHANGES 12
CLINTON
2006
 CHANGES 23
9.75 09/28






CHANGES 4



10.00 10/13
1650 02/02
1994


 9.50 01/20
10.25 10/27
17.00 02/17
CHANGES 5
7.50 01/31
 9.25 02/11
10.50 11/01
16.50 02/23



7.75 03/28
 9.00 02/19
10.75 11/06
16.00 07/20
6.25 03/23
8.00 05/10
 8.75 02/25
11.00 11/17
15.50 07/29
6.75 04/18
8.25 06/29
 9.00 03/22
11.50 11/24
15.00 08/02
7.25 05/17


 9.25 03/26
11.75 12/26
14.50 08/16
7.75 08/16


 9.50 04/03



14.00 08/18
8.50 11/17
2007
 9.75 04/05
1979
13.50 08/20



CHANGES 3
 10.00 04/11
CHANGES 15
13.00 10/07
1995


 10.25 04/19



12.00 10/13
CHANGES 3
7.75  09/18
 10.50 04/25
11.50 06/19
11.50 11/22



7.50  10/31
 10.75 05/02
11.75 07/27



9.00 02/01
7.25  12/11
 11.00 05/06
12.00 08/16
1983
8.75 07/07


 11.25 05/10
12.25 08/25
CHANGES 3
8.50 12/20
2008
 11.50 05/17
12.75 09/07






CHANGES 7
 11.75 06/26
13.00 09/14
11.00 01/11
1996


 12.00 07/05
13.25 09/21
10.50 02/2/8
CHANGES 1
6.50 01/22



13.50 09/28
11.00 08/08



6.00 01/30
 FORD
14.50 10/09



8.25 01/31
5.25 03/18



15.00 10/23
1984



5.00 04/30
 11.75 10/07
15.25 11/01
CHANGES 10
1997
4.50 10/08
 11.50 10/21
15.50 11/09



CHANGES 1
4.00 10/29
11.25 10/28
15.75 11/16
11.50 03/19



3.25 12/16
11.00 11/04
15.50 11/30
12.00 04/05
8.50 03/26
This History
10.75 11/14
15.25 12/07
12.50 05/08



Low
10.50 11/25



13.00 06/25
1998




1980
12.75 09/27
CHANGES 3
2009
1975
CHANGES 36
12.25 10/16



NO CHANGES
CHANGES 21



12.00 10/29
8.25 09/30




15.75 02/19
11.75 11/08
8.00 10/16
OBAMA
10.25 01/09
16.50 02/26
11.25 11/28
7.75 11/18


10.00 01/15
16.75 02/29
10.75 12/19



2010
9.25 01/20
17.25 03/04



1999
NO CHANGES
9.50 01/28
17.75 03/07
1985
CHANGES 3


9.25 02/03
18.50 03/14
CHANGES 3



2011
9.00 02/10
19.00 03/19



8.00 06/03
NO CHANGES
8.25 02/18
19.50 04/01
10.50 01/15
8.25 08/25


8.50 02/24
20.00 04/03
10.00 05/20
8.50 11/16
2012
8.25 03/05
19.50 04/18
9.50 06/18



NO CHANGES
8.00 03/10
18.50 05/02



2000


7.75 03/18
17.50 05/07
1986
CHANGES 3
2013
7.50 03/24
16.50 05/16
CHANGES 4



NO CHANGES
7.25 05/20
14.50 05/27



8.75 02/02


7.00 06/09
14.00 05/30
9.00 03/07
9.00 03/22
2014
7.25 07/18
13.00 06/06
8.50 04/21
9.50 05/16
NO CHANGES
7.50 07/28
12.50 06/13
8.00 07/11





7.75 08/12
12.00 06/20
7.50 08/26
2001
2015
8.00 09/15
11.50 07/07



CHANGES 11
CHANGES 1
7.25 10/27
11.00 07/24
1987





7.50 11/05
12.00 09/05
CHANGES 7
9.00 01/03
3.50
12/16
7.25 12/02
12.25 09/12











12.50 09/19
7.75 03/31
G. W. BUSH
2016



13.00 09/26
8.00 05/01



CHANGES 1



13.50 10/01
8.25 05/15
8.50 01/31



14.00 10/17
8.75 09/04
8.00 03/21
3.75
12/15



14.50 10/26
9.25 10/07
7.50 04/18





15.50 11/06
9.00 10/22
7.00 05/15
2017



16.25 11/17
8.75 11/05
6.75 06/27
CHANGES 0



17.00 11/21



6.50 08/21





17.75 11/26
1988
6.00 09/17
Trump



18.50 12/02
CHANGES 5
5.50 10/02





19.00 12/05



5.00 11/06





20.00 12/10
8.50 02/02
4.75 12/11





21.00 12/16
9.00 05/11








21.50 12/19
9.50 07/14








This History High
10.00 08/11











10.50 11/28




















The above dates are approximate marking when the rates became generally available


The "Prime Rate" is the interest rate banks charge their "Prime" or favored customers and other banks for overnight loans.  The Prime Rate is marked at 300 basis points (3%) above the current rate for Federal Funds which is the rate depository institutions lend reserve balances to other depository institutions.


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