What is 1.57% in Basis Points?

1.57% equals 157 basis points

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Convert 1.57% to Basis Points
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 1.57% to basis points, use the following formula: 1.57 x 100 = 157 basis points.
Real World Example
Let's say that interest rates are currently 1.57%. However, they are set to increase by 25 basis points. The new interest rate will be 1.82%.