An employee counts Indonesian 100,000 rupiah banknotes as a bundle of U.S. one-hundred dollar banknotes sits on a counter at a currency exchange store in Indonesia. (Photographer: Dimas Ardian/Bloomberg)

Indonesia Consumers Enjoy Cheap Loans Even After Rate Hikes

(Bloomberg) -- Indonesia’s central bank raised interest rates six times this year, yet consumer lending rates are still falling in Southeast Asia’s biggest economy.