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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 1.500
One Week Deposit Rate 1.750
One Month Deposit Rate 2.500
O/N Repo Rate 3.000
One Week Repo Rate 0.000
O/N BD Secured Rate 3.000
One Week BD Secured Rate 0.000
Currency BHD
USD 0.376081
AUD 0.262223
EUR 0.392610
GBP 0.463520



11 May 2022

Outsourcing Requirements

14 April 2022

Dealing with Accounts of Expatriates whose Work Permits have Expired and are no Longer Residing in the Kingdom

8 March 2022

Proposed Amendments to the Regulations Concerning Crowdfunding


News & Announcements

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Published on 17 May 2022

Manama, Bahrain – 17th May 2022 – The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the issue of the 5-year Government Development Bond has been […]

Published on 16 May 2022

Manama, Bahrain – 16th May 2022 – The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the monthly issue of the Sukuk Al-Salam Islamic securities, has […]

Published on 9 May 2022

Manama, Bahrain – 9th May 2022 – This week’s BD 70 million issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 186%. The bills, carrying […]

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CBB’s Currency Museum
Sun-Thu from 8:00 to 14:00

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

General Information Medals & Coins
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