Colombia’s central bank moved its final policy meeting of the year to Dec. 21 from Dec. 14, citing an agenda conflict for Finance Minister Mauricio Cardenas, a policy maker.
The bank made the announcement in an e-mailed statement today. All 15 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg forecast the bank will hold its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 4.5 percent.
To contact the reporter on this story: Christine Jenkins in Bogota at email@example.com.
To contact the editor responsible for this story: Philip Sanders at firstname.lastname@example.org.