Chile cenbank weighed hike as an option in Feb, when it held rates

viernes 26 de febrero de 2016 07:40 GYT

SANTIAGO Feb 26 (Reuters) - Chile's central bank considered a possible rate hike at its Feb. 11 policy meeting, when policymakers agreed to hold the rate steady at 3.5 percent, minutes from the meeting showed on Friday.

The decision to keep the rate pat in February was unanimous among the bank's five governing board members. (Reporting by Santiago newsroom; Writing by Anthony Esposito; editing by John Stonestreet)