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Encyclopedia > List of central banks

This is a list of central banks.

Contents A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z Countries without central banksSee alsoReferencesExternal links

Central banks by country or region

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Afghanistan. ... Da Afghanistan Bank (د افغانستان بانک in Pashto) is the central bank of Afghanistan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Albania. ... (Banka e Shqipërisë in Albanian) is the Central Bank of Albania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Algeria_(bordered). ... The Bank of Algeria (French: ), is the central bank of Algeria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Angola. ... The Central Bank of Angola (Portuguese: ) is the central bank of Angola. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Anguilla. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Antigua_and_Barbuda. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Head branch of the Banco de la Nación Argentina, the retail state-owned national bank of Argentina, in Buenos Aires city. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Armenia. ... The Central Bank of Armenia is a bank based in Yerevan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Aruba. ... The Central Bank of Aruba (Dutch: ) is the central bank of Aruba. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Reserve Bank of Australia in Martin Place, Sydney The Reserve Bank of Australia came into being on the 14th January 1960 to operate as Australias central bank and banknote issuing authority. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Austria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Azerbaijan. ... The National Bank of Azerbaijan (NBA) is the central bank of Azerbaijan. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Bahamas. ... The Central Bank of The Bahamas is the central bank of The Bahamas. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bahrain_(bordered). ... The Central Bank of Bahrain is the central bank of Bahrain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bangladesh. ... Bangladesh Bank is the central bank of Bangladesh. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Barbados. ... The Central Bank of Barbados (CBB), was established by an Act of parliament in May, 1972. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... The National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (Russian: ) is the central bank of Belarus, located in the capital city, Minsk. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belgium_(civil). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belize. ... The Central Bank of Belize is the central bank of Belize. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Benin. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bermuda. ... The Bermuda Monetary Authority is responsible for the licensing of banks, deposit companies and investment businesses, the issue and redemption of Bermuda notes and coins, supervision of Bermudas financial institutions, providing advice to Government on banking and other financial and monetary matters and the vetting of individuals and entities... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bhutan. ... The Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan is the central bank of Bhutan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bolivia. ... The Central Bank of Bolivia (Spanish: ) is the central bank of Bolivia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bosnia_and_Herzegovina. ... The Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina is the central bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina, located in the capital city, Sarajevo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Botswana. ... The Bank of Botswana is the central bank of Botswana. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... The Brazilian Central Bank (in Portuguese: Banco Central do Brasil) is Brazils highest monetary authority in and the countrys governing body in finances and economics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brunei. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Burkina_Faso. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Burundi. ... Logo The Bank of the Republic of Burundi (French: , BRB) is the central bank of Burundi. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Cambodia. ... The National Bank of Cambodia is the central bank of Cambodia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cameroon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada_(bordered). ... The Bank of Canada Building in Ottawa The Bank of Canada is Canadas central bank. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cape_Verde. ... The Bank of Cape Verde (Portuguese: ; Capeverdean Crioulo: Banku di Kabuberdi) is a Cape Verdean banking service. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Cayman_Islands. ... The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority is the central bank of the Cayman Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Central_African_Republic. ... The CFP franc (in French: franc Pacifique or franc CFP ; CFP stood for Colonies françaises du Pacifique (i. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_French_Polynesia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chad. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chile_(bordered). ... The Central Bank of Chile (Spanish: ) is the central bank of Chile. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... The Peoples Bank of China (PBC) (Simplified Chinese: 中国人民银行; Traditional Chinese: 中國人民銀行; pinyin: Zhōngguó Rénmín Yínháng ) (not to be confused with the Bank of China or the Central Bank of China) is the central bank of the Peoples Republic of China with the power to... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hong_Kong. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Macau. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Republic_of_China. ... Today, the Republic of China is commonly known as Taiwan or Chinese Taipei. Not to be confused with the Peoples Republic of China. ... The Central Bank of China (中央銀行) is the central bank of the Republic of China (on Taiwan). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Colombia. ... The Bank of the Republic is the central bank of Colombia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Comoros. ... Headquarters Moroni, Comoros Established 1961 President Mer Said Ahmed Said Ali Central Bank of Comoros Currency Comorian franc ISO 4217 Code KMF Website www. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Democratic_Republic_of_the_Congo. ... Headquarters Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo Established 1997 President Jean-Claude Masangu Mulongo Central Bank of Democratic Republic of the Congo Currency Congolese franc ISO 4217 Code CDF Website bcc. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Republic_of_the_Congo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Costa_Rica. ... The Central Bank of Costa Rica (Spanish: ) is the central bank of Costa Rica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cote_d'Ivoire. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Croatia. ... The Croatian National Bank (or HNB for Croatian Hrvatska Narodna Banka) is the central bank of the Republic of Croatia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Che Guevara on Cuban Currency - new version issued 2004 The Central Bank of Cuba (Spanish: Banco Central de Cuba - BCC) is the central bank of Cuba. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cyprus_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic_(bordered). ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Denmark. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Djibouti. ... The Central Bank of Djibouti (French: ) is the central bank of Djibouti. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Dominica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Dominican_Republic. ... The Central Bank of the Dominican Republic (Spanish: , BCRD) was established by the Monetary and Banking Law of 1947 as the central bank of the Dominican Republic, responsible for regulating the countrys monetary and banking system. ...

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States of CEMAC The Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (or CEMAC from its name in French, Communauté Économique et Monétaire de lAfrique Centrale) is an organization of states of Central Africa established to promote economic integration among countries that share a common currency, the CFA franc. ... Headquarters Yaounde, Cameroon Established 1972 President Jean-Félix Mamalepot Central Bank of Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa Currency Central African CFA franc ISO 4217 Code XAF Website www. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cameroon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Central_African_Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chad. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Republic_of_the_Congo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Equatorial_Guinea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Gabon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ecuador. ... The Central Bank of Ecuador (Spanish: ) is the central bank of Ecuador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Egypt. ... This is the article for Egypts central bank; for Bank of Egypt please see Banque Misr The Central Bank of Egypt is the central bank of Egypt. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_El_Salvador. ... The Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador (Spanish: ) is the central bank of El Salvador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Equatorial_Guinea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Eritrea. ... The Bank of Eritrea is the central bank of Eritrea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Estonia_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... National Bank of Ethiopia is the Central Bank of the African country Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links European_flag. ... The European System of Central Banks (ESCB) is composed of the European Central Bank (ECB) and the national central banks (NCBs) of all 25 EU Member States. ... The Eurosystem is the system of central banks consisting of the European Central Bank and the central banks of the member states of the European Union whose currency is the euro. ... Headquarters Frankfurt, Germany Established 1 January 1998 President Jean-Claude Trichet Central Bank of Austria, Belgium, France, Finland, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain Currency Euro -ISO 4217 Code EUR Reserves >€4 billion Base borrowing rate 4. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Austria. ... The Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) is the central bank of the Republic of Austria and, as such, an integral part of both the European System of Central Banks (ESCB) and the Eurozone. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belgium_(civil). ... The National Bank of Belgium (Nationale Bank van België in Dutch, Banque nationale de Belgique in French, and Belgischen Nationalbank in German) has been the central bank of Belgium since 1850. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Finland_(bordered). ... The Bank of Finland, Helsinki, with the statue of Johan Vilhelm Snellman in front. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... One of the Banque de Frances offices in Paris. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... The Deutsche Bundesbank (German for German Federal Bank) is the central bank of the Federal Republic of Germany and as such part of the European System of Central Banks (ESCB). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... Not to be confused with the National Bank of Greece. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ireland_(bordered). ... Banc Ceannais na hÉireann or the Central Bank of Ireland is the Republic of Ireland which had control of the issue of Irish banknotes and coins. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Headquarters Rome Established 1893 Governor Mario Draghi Central Bank of Italy Website bancaditalia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Luxembourg. ... The Central Bank of Luxembourg (French: , BCL) is the central bank of Luxembourg. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Headquarters Amsterdam Established 1814 President Nout Wellink Central Bank of Netherlands Website www. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... The Bank of Portugal (Portuguese: ) is the central bank of the Republic of Portugal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Slovenia_(bordered). ... The Bank of Slovenia is the bank of issue and the central bank of the Republic of Slovenia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... The Banco de España (Bank of Spain) is the national central bank of Spain. ... The European System of Central Banks (ESCB) is composed of the European Central Bank (ECB) and the national central banks (NCBs) of all 25 EU Member States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria_(bordered). ... central bank of the Republic of Bulgaria and one of the oldest central banks in the world, established on 25 January 1879. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cyprus_(bordered). ... The Central Bank of Cyprus (Greek: Kεντρικη Τραπεζα της Κυπρου, Turkish: Kıbrıs Merkez Bankasi) is the central bank of the Republic of Cyprus, located in Nicosia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic_(bordered). ... Czech National Bank (official name in Czech language: Česká národní banka, abbreviated ČNB) is central bank of the Czech Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Denmark. ... The National Bank of Denmark The printing press in action - this press is printing 100 kroner notes. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Estonia_(bordered). ... The Bank of Estonia (Estonian: Eesti Pank), is the central bank of Estonia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... The Hungarian National Bank (in Hungarian: Magyar Nemzeti Bank) is the central bank of Hungary. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Latvia. ... The Bank of Latvia (Latvijas Banka) is the central bank of Latvia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lithuania. ... The Bank of Lithuania is the central bank of the Republic of Lithuania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malta_(bordered). ... The Central Bank of Malta was established on 17 April 1968. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland_corrected_(bordered). ... The National Bank of Poland (Narodowy Bank Polski in Polish), is the central bank of Poland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Categories: Romania-related stubs | Romanian economy | Central banks ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Slovakia_(bordered). ... NBS Office Tower in Bratislava National Bank of Slovakia (Slovak: Národná banka Slovenska, abbr. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Sveriges Riksbank is the central bank of Sweden, sometimes called just the Bank of Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Headquarters London Governor Mervyn King Central Bank of United Kingdom Currency Pound Sterling ISO 4217 Code GBP Base borrowing rate 5. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Fiji. ... The Reserve Bank of Fiji (RBF) is the central bank of the Pacific island country of Fiji. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Finland_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_French_Polynesia. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Gabon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_The_Gambia. ... The Central Bank of The Gambia is the central bank of Gambia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Georgia_(bordered). ... National Bank of Georgia ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... The Bank of Ghana is the central bank of Ghana. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Grenada. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guatemala. ... The Bank of Guatemala (Spanish: ) is the central bank of Guatemala. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guinea. ... The Central Bank of the Republic of Guinea (French: , BCRG) is the central bank of Guinea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guinea-Bissau. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guyana. ... The Bank of Guyana is the central bank of Guyana. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Haiti. ... Logo The Bank of the Republic of Haiti (French: , BRH) is the central bank of Haiti. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Honduras. ... The Central Bank of Honduras (Spanish: ) is the central bank of Honduras. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hong_Kong. ... The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (Traditional Chinese: 香港金融管理局) or HKMA (金管局) in short is a government authority founded on 1st April 1993 in Hong Kong from the consolidation of the Office of the Exchange Fund and the Office of the Commissioner of Banking. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Iceland. ... Seðlabanki Íslands (Central Bank of Iceland in Icelandic) is the central bank of Iceland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_India. ... The RBI headquarters in Mumbai The RBI Regional Office in Mumbai The RBI heaquarters in Delhi. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Indonesia_(bordered). ... Bank Indonesia is the central bank of Indonesia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... Bank Markazi, Tehran, Iran The Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Persian: ‎, Bank Markazi Jomhouri Islami Iran) is the central bank of Iran. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iraq. ... The Central Bank of Iraq, guarded by U.S. troops. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ireland_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Israel_(bordered). ... Bank of Israel logo The Bank of Israel is the central bank of Israel. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... The Bank of Jamaica is the central bank of Jamaica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan_(bordered). ... The Bank of Japan has its headquarters in this building in Tokyo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jordan. ... The Central Bank of Jordan is a government-owned bank in Jordan whose main duties include the release and distribution of the Jordanian currency and the maintenance of a national reserve of gold and foreign currencies. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Kazakhstan. ... The National Bank of Kazakhstan (Kazakh: ) is the central bank of Kazakhstan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... The Central Bank of Kenya is Kenyas central bank. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_North_Korea. ... The Central Bank of the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea (조선민주주의인민공화국중앙은행, Chosŏn Minjujuŭi Inmin Konghwaguk) is North Koreas central bank. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea_(bordered). ... Bank of Korea is the national central bank of the Republic of Korea (South Korea). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kuwait. ... The Central Bank of Kuwait was established in 1969 to offer a flexable currency system on behalf of the State of Kuwait. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kyrgyzstan. ... The National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyz: ) is the central bank of Kyrgyzstan. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Laos. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Latvia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lebanon. ... Headquarters in Beirut Banque du Liban (Arabic: مصرف لبنان) is the central bank of Lebanon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lesotho. ... The Central Bank of Lesotho is the central bank of Lesotho, in southern Africa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Liberia. ... The Central Bank of Liberia is Liberias central bank. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Libya. ... The Central Bank of Libya(CBL) is 100% state ownership and represents the monetary authority in The Great Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya and enjoys the status of autonomous corporate body. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lithuania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Luxembourg. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Macau. ... The Monetary Authority of Macau (澳門金融管理局; AMCM as the abbreviation retained from the past; Autoridade Monetaria de Macau, in Portuguese) is a regulatory institution established on December 20, 1999, upon the return of the Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) to the Peoples Republic... Image File history File links Flag_of_Macedonia. ... For an explanation of terms related to Macedonia, see Macedonia (terminology). ... The National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia is the central bank of the FYR Macedonia, located in the capital city, Skopje. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Madagascar_(bordered). ... The Central Bank of Madagascar (Malagasy: ; French: , BCM) is the central bank of Madagascar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malawi. ... The Reserve Bank of Malawi is the central bank of Malawi, and established under an Act of Parliament in July 1964 and began operations in June of 1965 in Blantyre. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malaysia. ... Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is the Malaysian central bank. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Maldives. ... This page meets Wikipedias criteria for speedy deletion. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mali. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malta_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mauritania. ... Logo The Central Bank of Mauritania (French: , BCM) is the central bank of Mauritania, in northwest Africa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mauritius. ... The Bank of Mauritius is the Central Bank of the Republic of Mauritius. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... The Banco de México (Spanish: Bank of Mexico), abbreviated BdeM or Banxico, is Mexicos central bank. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Moldova. ... National Bank of Moldova is the Central Bank of the Republic of Moldova. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mongolia. ... The Bank of Mongolia, or Mongolbank, is the central bank of Mongolia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Montenegro. ... Anthem Oj, svijetla majska zoro Oh, the bright dawn of May Montenegro() on the European continent()  —  [] Capital (and largest city) Podgorica Official languages Serbian (Ijekavian dialect)1 Government Republic  -  President Filip Vujanović  -  Prime Minister Željko Å turanović Independence due to the dissolution of Serbia and Montenegro   -  Declared June 3, 2006   -  Recognised... The mission of the Central Bank of Montenegro is to establish and maintain sound banking system and monetary policy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Montserrat. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Morocco. ... The Bank Al-Maghrib is the central bank of the Kingdom of Morocco. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mozambique. ... The Bank of Mozambique (Portuguese: ) is the central bank of Mozambique. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Myanmar. ... The Central Bank of Myanmar (Burmese: ; MLCTS: IPA: ; abbreviated CBM) is the central bank of Myanmar (formerly Burma). ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Namibia. ... The Bank of Namibia was established in 1993 to replace the never opened Namibia Reserve Bank. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nepal. ... The Nepal Rastra Bank, established in 1956, is the central bank of the Kingdom of Nepal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands_Antilles_(bordered). ... The Bank of the Netherlands Antilles (Dutch: ) is the central bank of the Netherlands Antilles Economy of the Netherlands Antilles Netherlands Antillean gulden Bank van de Nederlandse Antillen Categories: | | | ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_New_Zealand. ... The Reserve Bank of New Zealand is the central bank of New Zealand. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nicaragua. ... The Central Bank of Nicaragua (Spanish: ) is the central bank of Nicaragua. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Niger. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nigeria. ... This article is in need of improvement. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Norway. ... Norges Bank is the central bank of Norway. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Oman_(bordered). ... The Central Bank of Oman was established in December 1974 and began operations on 1st April 1975. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_OECS.svg‎ File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States User:Nightstallion/currencies User:Mysid/flags Image:Oecsflag1. ... Flag of the OECS. The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) is an inter-governmental organisation dedicated to economic harmonisation and integration, protection of human and legal rights, and the encouragement of good governance between countries and dependencies in the Eastern Caribbean. ... The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank is the monetary authority of a group of six Caribbean nations namely, St Kitts and Nevis, Antigua and Barbuda, Commonwealth of Dominica, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Grenada and two overseas territories of the U.K namely, Anguilla, Montserrat. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Anguilla. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Antigua_and_Barbuda. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Dominica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Grenada. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Montserrat. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Lucia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Vincent_and_the_Grenadines. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Pakistan_(bordered). ... The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is the central bank of Pakistan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Panama. ... The National Bank of Panama (Spanish: ) is the central bank of Panama. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Papua_New_Guinea. ... The Bank of Papua New Guinea is the central bank of Papua New Guinea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Paraguay. ... The Central Bank of Paraguay (Spanish: ) is Paraguays highest monetary authority in, and the countrys governing body in, finances and economics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Peru. ... The Central Reserve Bank of Peru (Spanish: ) is the Peruvian central bank. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Philippines. ... The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Central Bank of the Philippines) is the Republic of the Philippines. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland_corrected_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ...

Q

Image File history File links Flag_of_Qatar_(bordered). ... The Qatar Central Bank (or QCB)is a well-known bank in Qatar. ...

R

Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia_(bordered). ... Bank of Russia (Russian:Банк России) or The Central Bank of the Russian Federation (Russian: Центральный банк Российской Ф&#1077... Image File history File links Flag_of_Rwanda. ... Logo The National Bank of Rwanda (French: ) is the central bank of Rwanda. ...

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Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Lucia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Vincent_and_the_Grenadines. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Samoa. ... The Central Bank of Samoa is the central bank of Samoa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_San_Marino_(bordered). ... The Central Bank of San Marino, (Italian Banca Centralle della Repubblica di San Marino), is the central bank of San Marino. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sao_Tome_and_Principe. ... The National Bank of São Tomé and Príncipe (Portuguese: ) is the central bank of the Atlantic Ocean island nation of Sao Tome and Principe. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saudi_Arabia. ... Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA), the central bank of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, was established in 1952. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Senegal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Serbia_(state)_(bordered). ... Anthem Serbia() on the European continent() Capital (and largest city) Belgrade Official languages Serbian written with the Cyrillic alphabet1 Government Parliamentary republic  -  President Boris Tadić  -  Prime Minister Vojislav KoÅ¡tunica Establishment  -  Formation 8th century   -  Independence c. ... National bank of Serbia (NBS) was founded in 1884. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Seychelles. ... Logo The Central Bank of Seychelles is the central bank of the Indian Ocean island nation of Seychelles. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sierra_Leone. ... Prior to the establishment of the Bank of Sierra Leone,the West Africa currencey Board was responsible for the issue of currency in Sierra Leone. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Singapore_(bordered). ... The Monetary Authority of Singapore is Singapores central bank. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Slovakia_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Slovenia_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Solomon_Islands. ... The Central Bank of Solomon Islands is the central bank of the Solomon Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Somalia. ... The Central Bank of Somalia (Somali: ) was established on 1 July 1960 as National Bank of Somalia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Somaliland. ... Motto لا إله إلا الله محمد رسول الله  (Arabic) Lā ilāhā illā-llāhu; muhammadun rasÅ«lu-llāhi  (transliteration) There is no God but Allah; Muhammad is the Messenger of Allah And also : Justice, Peace, Freedom, Democracy and Success for All Anthem Saamo ku waar Capital Hargeisa (1941-1960) (1991 - present) Official languages Somali, Arabic... The Bank of Somaliland (Baanka Somaliland) was established in 1994. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... The South African Reserve Bank is the central bank of South Africa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sri_Lanka. ... The Central Bank of Sri Lanka is the monetary authority of the country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sudan. ... Logo Bank of Sudan is the central bank of the Sudan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Suriname. ... Centrale Bank van Suriname logo The Central Bank of Suriname (Dutch: Centrale Bank van Suriname) is Surinames highest monetary authority in and the countrys governing body in monetary and economic affairs. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Swaziland. ... Logo The Central Bank of Swaziland, or Umntsholi Wemaswati, is the central bank of Swaziland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... The Swiss National Bank is a central bank and responsible for the monetary policy of Switzerland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Syria. ... The Central Bank of Syria (Arabic: ) is the central bank of Syria. ...

T

Image File history File links Flag_of_Tajikistan. ... The National Bank of Tajikistan () is the central bank of Tajikistan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tanzania. ... The Bank of Tanzania is the central bank of United Republic of Tanzania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Thailand. ... The Bank of Thailand (ธนาคารแห่งประเทศไทย) is the central bank of the Thailand. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Timor. ... Motto Honra, Pátria e Povo(Portuguese) Honour, Homeland and People Anthem Pátria Capital (and largest city) Dili Official languages Tetum, Portuguese1 Government Republic  -  President Xanana Gusmão  -  Prime Minister José Ramos Horta Independence from Portugal2   -  Declared November 28, 1975   -  Recognized May 20, 2002  Area  -  Total 14,609 km... Image File history File links Flag_of_Togo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tonga. ... The National Reserve Bank of Tonga is the central bank of Tonga. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... The Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago is the central bank of Trinidad and Tobago. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tunisia. ... Logo The Central Bank of Tunisia (French: , BCT) is the central bank of Tunisia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Turkey. ... It has been suggested that Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Merkez Bankası be merged into this article or section. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Turkmenistan. ...

U

Image File history File links Flag_of_Uganda. ... The Bank of Uganda building on Kampala Road in Kampala The Bank of Uganda (BOU) is the national bank of Uganda in East Africa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... The National Bank of Ukraine is the central bank of the country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Arab_Emirates. ... The Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates (Arabic: ) is the central bank of the United Arab Emirates. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Headquarters London Governor Mervyn King Central Bank of United Kingdom Currency Pound Sterling ISO 4217 Code GBP Base borrowing rate 5. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Headquarters Washington, DC, USA Chairman Ben Bernanke Central Bank of United States Currency US dollar ISO 4217 Code USD Base borrowing rate 5. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Uruguay_(bordered). ... The Central Bank of Uruguay (Spanish: ) is the central bank of Uruguay. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Uzbekistan. ... The Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan (Uzbek: ) is the central bank of Uzbekistan. ...

V

Image File history File links Flag_of_Vanuatu. ... The Reserve Bank of Vanuatu is the central bank of Vanuatu. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Vatican_City. ... The Vatican Bank is a common name given to the Istituto per le Opere di Religione (IOR) or Institute for Religious Works, the central bank for the Roman Catholic Church located in Vatican City. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Venezuela. ... The Central Bank of Venezuela (Spanish: , BCV) is the central bank of Venezuela. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Vietnam. ... The State Bank of Vietnam (Vietnamese: ) is the central bank of Vietnam. ...

W

Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... States of UEMOA The West African Economic and Monetary Union (or UEMOA from its name in French, Union économique et monétaire ouest-africaine) is an organization of states of West Africa established to promote economic integration among countries that share a common currency, the CFA franc. ... The Banque Centrale des États de lAfrique de lOuest, or the Central Bank of West African States in English, is a central bank serving eight west African countries: Benin Burkina Faso Cote dIvoire Guinea Bissau Mali Niger Senegal Togo The name of the bank is abbreviated to... Image File history File links Flag_of_Benin. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Burkina_Faso. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cote_d'Ivoire. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guinea-Bissau. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mali. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Niger. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Senegal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Togo. ...

Y

Image File history File links Flag_of_Yemen. ... The Central Bank of Yemen is the central bank of Yemen. ...

Z

Image File history File links Flag_of_Zambia. ... The Bank of Zambia is the central bank of Zambia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Zimbabwe. ... Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is that southern African countrys central bank. ...

Countries without central banks

Image File history File links Flag_of_Andorra. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Monaco_(bordered). ...

References

  1. ^ a b Part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, but not of the EU.
  2. ^ a b As the Republic of Cyprus does not control the north of the island de facto, the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus has the Central Bank of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti Merkez Bankası)
  3. ^ a b central bank tracks the monetary policy of the Federal Reserve of the USA
  4. ^ European Central Bank sets all monetary policies, and so these banks in actuality, are only "offices" of the European Central Bank, in charge of implementing ECB decisions and policy..
  5. ^ excluding New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna and French Polynesia, which use the CFP franc.
  6. ^ The world's oldest central bank.
  7. ^ a b A special administrative region
  8. ^ Flag of Transnistria Transnistria has the Transnistrian Republican Bank (Приднестровский Республиканский Банк)
  9. ^ Although the British Virgin Islands are members of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States, they do not use the Eastern Caribbean dollar as a de-facto currency.
  10. ^ Since the collapse of the political system in Somalia in 1991, it is unclear whether the Central Bank of Somalia is still operating. There is no active website and news about the bank is rare.

The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus(TRNC) {NOTE: the name is not accepted by UN} , in Turkish Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti, is a self-proclaimed state occupying the northern third of the island of Cyprus in the eastern Mediterranean. ... The Federal Reserve System is headquartered in the Eccles Building on Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC. The Federal Reserve System (also the Federal Reserve; informally The Fed) is the central banking system of the United States. ... Headquarters Frankfurt, Germany Established 1 January 1998 President Jean-Claude Trichet Central Bank of Austria, Belgium, France, Finland, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain Currency Euro -ISO 4217 Code EUR Reserves >€4 billion Base borrowing rate 4. ... A Special administrative region (SAR) is an administrative division of the Peoples Republic of China (PRC). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Transnistria. ... For the region during the Second World War, see Transnistria (World War II). ... The Transnistrian Republican Bank is the central bank of Transnistria. ... Flag of the OECS. The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) is an inter-governmental organisation dedicated to economic harmonisation and integration, protection of human and legal rights, and the encouragement of good governance between countries and dependencies in the Eastern Caribbean. ... The East Caribbean dollar (ISO currency code: XCD) is the currency of eight political states in the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

See also

Also should be noted: Countries using CFA franc There are two African currency unions; the West African Banque Centrale des Etats de lAfrique de lOuest (BCEAO) and the Central African Banque des Etats de lAfrique Centrale (BEAC). ... Islands in and near the Caribbean This is a list of the central banks and currencies of the Caribbean. ... This is a list of the central banks and currencies of Central American and South American countries. ...

World Bank Group logo The World Bank Group is a group of five international organizations responsible for providing finance and advice to countries for the purposes of economic development and eliminating poverty. ... Washington, D.C. Headquarters and logo of the International Monetary Fund The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an international organization that oversees the global financial system by observing exchange rates and balance of payments, as well as offering financial and technical assistance when requested. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... BIS Headquarters in Basel The Bank for International Settlements (or BIS) is an international organization of central banks which exists to foster cooperation among central banks and other agencies in pursuit of monetary and financial stability. It carries out its work through subcommittees, the secretariats it hosts, and through its... Finance studies and addresses the ways in which individuals, businesses, and organizations raise, allocate, and use monetary resources over time, taking into account the risks entailed in their projects. ... In economics a financial market is a mechanism that allows people to easily buy and sell (trade) financial securities (such as stocks and bonds), commodities (such as precious metals or agricultural goods), and other fungible items of value at low transaction costs and at prices that reflect efficient markets. ... Investment management, the professional management of various securities (shares, bonds etc) and other assets (e. ... In Financial economics, a financial institution acts as an agent that provides financial services for its clients. ...  United States Personal finance is the application of the principles of finance to the monetary decisions of an individual or family unit. ... Public finance (government finance) is the field of economics that deals with budgeting the revenues and expenditures of a public sector entity, usually government. ... Mathematical finance is the branch of applied mathematics concerned with the financial markets. ... Financial economics is the branch of economics concerned with resource allocation over time. ... The goals of experimental finance are to establish different market settings and environments to observe experimentally and analyze agents behavior and the resulting characteristics of trading flows, information diffusion and aggregation, price setting mechanism and returns processes. ... Computational finance (also known as financial engineering) is a cross-disciplinary field which relies on mathematical finance, numerical methods and computer simulations to make trading, hedging and investment decisions, as well as facilitating the risk management of those decisions. ...

External links

  • Bank for International Settlements' central bank website list
  • gbanking.com - Global banking directory
  • Links to Central Banks, Banking Supervion Authorities and Banking Associations
  • Links to Central Banks in Europe

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