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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 0.750
One Week Deposit Rate 1.000
One Month Deposit Rate 1.500
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 0.271023
EUR 0.428996
GBP 0.514122



10 February 2022

Caps on Fees and Charges for Microfinance Institutions

30 November 2021

Proposed Amendments to Take-overs, Mergers and Acquisitions (TMA) Module

28 October 2021

Proposed Amendments to the Requirements on Promotions of Financial Products and Services


News & Announcements

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Published on: 17 January 2022

Manama, Bahrain – 17th January 2022 – This week’s BD 70 million issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 200%. The bills, carrying […]

Published on: 10 January 2022

Manama, Bahrain – 10th January 2022 – The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the monthly issue of the Sukuk Al-Salam Islamic securities, 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.

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