Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)- The inter-bank call money rate eased further on Thursday following the central bank’s intervention in the market, officials said.

The call rate ranged between 15 per cent and 25 per cent on the day against 9-30 per cent of the previous working day. However, most of the deals were settled at rates ranging from 18 per cent to 20 per cent, treasury officials confirmed.

The central bank intervened in the market since Monday that continued until Thursday to bring back stability in the inter-bank call money rate, the BB officials said.

BBN/SI/AD-23Dec10-10:57 pm (BST)