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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 Rate 0.750
One Week Deposit Rate 1.000
One Month Deposit Rate 2.000
O/N Repo Rate 2.250
One Week Repo Rate 0.000
O/N BD Secured Rate 2.250
One Week BD Secured Rate 0.000
Currency BHD
USD 0.376081
AUD 0.286875
EUR 0.454663
GBP 0.513877

Events

Consultations

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6 April 2020

Secured Transaction Law

Closed
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10 March 2020

Consultation – Proposal to Reduce the Retention Period of Non-Performing Facilities Data in the Credit Reference Bureau Report

Closed
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27 February 2020

Draft Unified GCC Law on Commercial Security

Closed

Publications

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Customer Complaints Report October – December 2020
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2019 Insurance Market Review

News & Announcements

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Published on: 27 January 2021

Manama, Bahrain – 27th January 2021 – Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the BD 35 million monthly issue of Government Treasury Bills has […]

Published on: 25 January 2021

Manama, Bahrain 25th January 2021 – This week’s BD 70 million issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 262%. The bills, carrying a […]

Published on: 19 January 2021

Manama, Bahrain – 19th January 2021, The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that this month’s BD 100 million issue of Government Treasury Bills has […]

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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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