CAIRO, April 30 (Reuters) - Egypt's central bank offered to take 18 billion Egyptian pounds ($2.6 billion) worth of seven-day deposits at a fixed interest rate of 10.25 percent at an auction on Tuesday.
It has reintroduced such auctions as a way of soaking up excess liquidity.
($1 = 6.9253 Egyptian pounds)
(Reporting by Alexander Dziadosz; Editing by John Stonestreet) Keywords: EGYPT AUCTION/DEPOSITS
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