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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 0.238755
EUR 0.395092
GBP 0.456393


10 Oct

Fintech Forward Bahrain 2023

Under the patronage of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB [...]

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13 Nov

2023 MEIRA Annual Conference and Awards

Bahrain Bourse (BHB), a Licensed Exchange by the Central Bank [...]

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19 October 2023

Consultation – Amendments to Takeovers, Mergers and Acquisitions Module (Module TMA)

3 October 2023

Draft Resolution on Regulating the Security Right over Accounts at Financial institutions and Eligible Securities

17 September 2023

ESG Reporting Guidelines


News & Announcements

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Published on 25 September 2023

Manama, Bahrain: Bank ABC becomes the first Middle East bank to introduce faster cross-border payments to specific corridors for corporates and financial institutions utilizing J.P. […]

Published on 25 September 2023

Manama, Bahrain – 25th September 2023 – This week’s BD 70 million issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 149%. The bills, carrying […]

Published on 24 September 2023

Manama, Bahrain – 24 September 2023 – The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) is pleased to announce the issuance of the first Investment Business Category […]

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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 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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