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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 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 0.267074
EUR 0.425649
GBP 0.499379

Events

Consultations

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30 November 2021

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

Closed
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28 October 2021

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

Finalized
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30 September 2021

Proposed Amendments to Financial Crime Module (Module FC) – Vol 3

Finalized

News & Announcements

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Published on: 2 December 2021

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 2 December 2021 – As part of her membership at the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Digital Currency Governance Consortium (DCGC), […]

Published on: 29 November 2021

His Excellency the Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain, Chairman of the Board of the Gulf Payments Company, Mr. Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, visited […]

Published on: 29 November 2021

Manama, Bahrain – 29th November 2021 – This week’s BD 70 million issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 115%. 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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