Colombia central bank raises interest rate to 4.25 pct

jueves 31 de julio de 2014 14:51 GYT

BOGOTA, July 31 (Reuters) - Colombia's central bank raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter percentage point on Thursday for the fourth straight month, to 4.25 percent, to keep a lid on inflation with faster economic growth than expected this year. (Reporting by Bogota newsroom; Editing by James Dalgleish)