What is 260 Basis Points as a Percentage?

260 basis points equals 2.6%

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Convert 260 Basis Points to a Percentage
A basis point is often used with loans and other financial topics. 1 basis point is equal to 1 hundredth of a percent. 1% is equal to 100 basis points.

To convert 260 basis points to a percentage, use the following formula: 260 / 100 = 2.6%.
Real World Example
Let's say that interest rates are currently 2.6%. However, they are set to increase by 25 basis points. The new interest rate will be 2.85%.