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
(September, 2020) 0.2%
GDP (2017)
Actual (source: SINSO)
Constant 2012 prices
Real GDP
SBD$ 10,547m
Nominal GDP
SBD$ 11,703m
Real GDP Growth5.3%
Foreign Reserves
(November 25, 2020)SBD $5,517m
Interest Rates
(September, 2020)
Deposit Rate0.45%
Lending Rate10.30%
Money Supply
(November 25, 2020)SBD $5,274m

LATEST NEWS

Causes of Money Management Problems

Causes of Money Management Problems  By CBSI Media Article No. : 18/2020 Money management problem has its causes. Below are some examples: Lack training on the use of money in the home: When parents do not teach their children on how to manage money in the home, there...

Managing your personal Finance during COVID-19

Managing your personal finance during COVID-19 By Junior FakaArticle No. : 17/2020During this COVID-19 period, decisions that individual makes may have financial implications whether it be for health, economic or social/cultural reasons. However, with decisions come...

Why we must treat and handle our banknotes with great care

Why we must treat and handle our banknotes with Great care. By CBSI Media  Article No. : 16/2020 Although reports claimed to assure the public that banknotes or cash does not pose a high risk to contracting the COVID-19 virus, we still have a responsibility to make...

Financial Stability Report -June 2020

Financial Stability Report - June 2020  The Financial Stability Report for the first half of this year 2020 has been released. The report captured assessments of how the domestic financial system has fared in this pandemic in the first half of the year and discusses...

EXCHANGE RATES

Per
SBD
Today
03/12/2020
Last Week
26/11/2020
USD0.12420.1242
GBP0.09290.0929
EUR0.10270.1043
NZD0.17590.1777
JPY12.975812.9690
AUD0.16790.1690
CNY0.81510.8171
SDR0.08670.0871
Index107.9108.2

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