Welcome to the Central Bank of Solomon Islands

CBSI is the premier financial institution in the country and is at the center of the banking and financial system, performing a number of essential functions, including the formulation and implementation of the country’s monetary policies.

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Maintaining Price Stability

Our Primary Objective is to maintain price stability, Price stability is essential for sustainable economic growth and it represents one of the key outcomes that monetary policy aims to achieve.

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Maintaining a Stable Financial System.

An additional objective of the Central Bank of Solomon Islands, is to foster and to maintain a stable financial system.

> visit Financial Stability

KEY INDICATORS

Inflation
(January, 2019) 3.7%
GDP (2016)
Actual (source: SINSO)
Real GDP
SBD$ 4,603m
Nominal GDP
SBD$ 8,606m
Real GDP Growth3.4%
Foreign Reserves
(March 20, 2019)SBD $5,168m
Interest Rates
(December, 2018)
Deposit Rate0.30%
Lending Rate10.79%
Money Supply
(March 20, 2019)SBD $5,164m

LATEST NEWS

Press Release: Insurance Bill Consultation

Insurance Bill Consultation The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) and the Ministry of Finance and Treasury (MoFT) is conducting a nationwide consultation on the Insurance Bill 2018 in relation to changes to the Insurance Act....

Why New Banknotes?

Why New Banknotes? By CBSI Press Article No. : 01/2019 A lot of people may ask why the Central banks issue new bank notes. It’s really that simple. Advances in technology have provided counterfeits with better methods for imitating genuine banknotes. For this reason...

Norma puts Solomon Islands on the FI global map

Norma puts Solomon Islands on the FI global map By CBSI Press Article No. : 02/2018 She was among six of the top recipients from around the globe to receive the 2018 Young Generation award on the night of the sixth Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Awards in...

EXCHANGE RATES

per
SBD
Today
26/03/2019
Last Week
19/03/2019
USD0.12360.1235
GBP0.09370.0931
EUR
0.10930.1090
AUD0.17430.1740
NZD
0.17930.1802
JPY13.59213.7672
SDR0.08880.0887
CNY0.8299 0.8292
Index109.9109.9

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