Prime Minister at the end of April Matthews Moraveki He appealed to the banks to raise interest rates on deposits and deposits. And when asked last Tuesday how he wants to persuade the banks to raise interest rates on deposits, the prime minister answered: “With persuasion.”
Did the persuasion work?
After asking the government to raise interest rates on deposits and deposits Some banks, such as ING, Alior Bank and Getin Noble Bank, have introduced increases; Others, such as Pekao, announced that they would do so in the coming days.
Government spokesman Peter Mueller was asked by reporters on Saturday about the issue of increasing deposits. We are glad that the banking sector has finally woken upThat he accepted the appeal of Prime Minister Morawiki to increase the volume of deposits, because the situation in which there were high interest rates on loans, and at the same time low interest rates on deposits, was an unacceptable situation – he said.
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– I am glad that the heads of banks woke up and responded to this and that call So there is no need for legislative intervention, Fortunately, he added, the voice of reason that was directed at them turned out to be effective. He stressed that the actions of other banks will be monitored.
– But fortunately, these large banks, including those affected by the treasury, ie PKO BPPekao Bank SA has offered much better offers than before. I can’t imagine that other banks would do otherwise, because soon they will be overtaken by the competition of these large, state-owned banks. Mueller’s assessment.
This percentage is not enough
Inflation will peak in the summer – it will be around 12.5-13.0 percent. – Polish Economic Institute resides “We expect the increase in food prices to reach 14%. Energy and fuel prices will also remain at high levels” – experts assess. They were expecting CPI inflation to start declining in the last quarter of 2022, but However, the price increases will remain in the double digits through the end of the year.
If these expectations come true, it means that the person who will now put a deposit of 5 or 6 percent. For a few months or half a year, it would be a loss for her anyway.
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