Consumer Empowerment Rights

Consumer Empowerment Rights By Natasha Eddie Article No. : 07/2017 Having complaints about bank products and services? Rest assured there is a reporting mechanism in place that permits you as a consumer to launch your complaints to banks when you are dissatisfied about their products and services....

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Financial Stability Report – December, 2016

Financial Stability Report– December, 2016 The first edition of the Financial Stability Report for December 2016 is now available. PDF version can be downloaded below. Also visit our Publication page for other reports....

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Government Auction – Treasure Hunters Corner

Government Auction– A Treasure Hunters Corner By Natasha Eddie Article No. : 06/2017 Every investor wants to have an investment that offers a low risk and options to earn a guaranteed investment return. And while there are choices of investments on the platter to select from, a recommended choice is the Auction Treasury Bills or T-bills in short. The full article can be downloaded below....

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Solomon Islands Currency: The Numismatic Business

Solomon Islands Currency: The Numismatic Business By Daniel Haridi, Chief Manager of Currency & Banking Department Article No. : 05/2017 The word numismatic in the CBSI context refers to coins that are minted or made, depicting certain events to be commemorated for collectors.  There are collectors who collect items for either fun or hobby, for example, collectors of items like stamps, candy bars, beers etc. With regards to coins, there are collectors who collect coins for fun or as a hobby as well. There are also the more serious collectors who collect coins for the intrinsic value of the coins. This group of collectors look at the investment potential from coin collecting because of the alloy composition of the coins like gold or silver. Still others want to collect coins because of the exotic nature and often the rarity of the coin due to errors from minting or because they are considered ancient.    ...

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Monthly Economic Bulletin – June, 2017

Monthly Economic Bulletin – June, 2017 Monthly Economic Bulletin for May, 2017 is now available. PDF version can be downloaded below. Also visit our Monthly Economic bulletin page for past reports....

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Monthly Economic Bulletin- May,2017

Monthly Economic Bulletin – May, 2017 Monthly Economic Bulletin for May, 2017 is now available. PDF version can be downloaded below. Also visit our Monthly Economic bulletin page for past reports....

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Vacancy: Analyst (Insurance Unit) FMSD

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands is seeking to recruit a suitable and qualified person for the position of Analyst (Insurance Unit) within the Financial Market Supervision Department (FMSD).
The potential candidate must have essential minimum experience and qualification below.

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Key Statistics

Inflation
(May, 2017) -0.2%
GDP (2016)
RGDP (Real)SBD$ 4,607m
NGDP (Nominal)SBD$ 8,504m
Real GDP Growth3.5%
Foreign Reserves
(August 16, 2017)SBD $4,464m
Interest Rates
May, 2017)
Deposit Rate0.30%
Lending Rate10.70%
Money Supply
(August 16, 2017)SBD $4,554m

Exchange Rates

per
SBD
Today
22/08/2017
Last Week
15/08/2017
USD0.12810.1281
GBP0.09940.0986
EUR
0.10870.1086
AUD0.16150.1626
NZD
0.17500.1753
JPY13.958414.0164
SDR0.09090.0908
CNY0.85410.8536
Index105.2105.5

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