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Welcome
to the Central Bank of Bahrain

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 Rate2.000
One Week Deposit Rate2.250
One Month Deposit Rate2.600
O/N Repo Rate4.000
O/N BD Secured Rate4.000
CurrencyBHD
USD 0.376081
AUD 0.256187
EUR 0.417187
GBP 0.494002

Events

Consultations

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7 November 2019

Proposed Amendments to Article 32.5 under CBB Disclosure Standards

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27 October 2019

Proposed Draft Regulation Governing Control in Bank Licensees

Closed
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15 October 2019

Consultation – Volume 6 Amendments to Module AML

Closed

News & Announcements

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Published on: 10 December 2019

Manama, Bahrain – 10th December 2019 – The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the monthly issue of the short-term Islamic leasing bonds, Sukuk […]

Published on: 9 December 2019

Manama, Bahrain 9th December 2019 – This week’s BD 70 million issue of Government Treasury Bills has been fully subscribed by 175%. The bills, carrying […]

Published on: 8 December 2019

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 8th December 2019 – As part of the ongoing efforts towards the development of Islamic banking and promoting liquidity managment […]

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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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