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The Central Bank of Bahrain ('CBB') is a public corporate entity established by the Central Bank of Bahrain and Financial Institutions Law 2006. It was created on 6th September 2006.

The CBB is responsible for maintaining monetary and financial stability in the Kingdom of Bahrain. It is also the single integrated regulator of Bahrain's financial industry.

Exchange Rate & Daily Rates

Daily Rates
O/N Deposit Rate 6.000
One Week Deposit Rate 6.250
One Month Deposit Rate 6.750
O/N Repo Rate 7.000
O/N BD Secured Rate 7.000
Currency BHD
USD 0.376081
AUD 0.251918
EUR 0.409458
GBP 0.477153



31 March 2024

Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book (IR) Module

13 February 2024

Method of Notification to Customers

28 January 2024

Life and Unit-linked Insurance


News & Announcements

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Published on 13 May 2024

Manama, Bahrain – 13th May 2024 – The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the monthly issue of the Sukuk Al-Salam Islamic securities, has […]

Published on 6 May 2024

Manama, Bahrain – 6th May 2024 – This week’s BD 70 million issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 129%. The bills, carrying […]

Published on 2 May 2024

Manama, Bahrain – 2nd May 2024 – Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the BD 35 million monthly issue of Government Treasury Bills has […]

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CBB’s Currency Museum
Sun-Thu from 9:00 to 13:00

The Central Bank of Bahrain’s museum opened in 16 February 1999 and showcases some of the rarest coins in the region. Admission is free.

General Information Medals & Coins Request for a Visit
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