Central Bank of Swaziland

Bank Notes & Coins

Since the Emalangeni was introduced on 6th September 1974, the Central Bank of Swaziland has been issuing the country with their very own banknotes and coins.

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Bank Notes & Coins

Bank Supervision

The Central Bank is also responsible for supervising activities of all financial institutions licensed in the country.

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Bank Supervision

Financial Markets

The financial markets as it is, is probably one of the few unnatural wonders of the world; even for someone with immense experience in the world of financial markets

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Financial Markets

National Payment Systems

The Bank facilitates the development and operation of efficient national payment systems. It therefore oversees the safety and soundness of the systems.

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National Payment Systems

Exchange Control

The Central Bank has been empowered by the Ministry of Finance to appoint Authorised Dealers in foreign exchange and set up the limits within which the dealers may operate.

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Exchange Control

40th Anniversary

On 22nd March 1974, King Sobhuza II established The Monetary Authority of Swaziland, through The Monetary Authority of Swaziland Order of 1974. On 1st April 1974, the Bank officially began its operations.

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40th Anniversary

Monetary Policy

The Bank is responsible for formulating and implementing a sound monetary policy to achieve financial stability. It is the duty of the Central Bank to achieve and maintain price stability.

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Monetary Policy
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EXCHAGE RATES: Euro [€] / SZL - 13.9384 USD [$] / SZL - 12.6020 Pound / SZL - 19.5955 Rand (R) / SZL - 1.0000 SZL / JPY [Yen] - 9.8088 COMMODITIES: Gold - $1,096.80 per ounce Brent Crude Oil - $53.90 per barrel LOCAL INDICATORS: Bank Rate - 5.75% Prime Rate - 9.25% Inflation Rate - 5.7%
NOTE: The rates are correct as at 11:05 AM on Tuesday, 28th Jul 2015

Tenders

MICROSOFT SHAREPOINT 2013 SERVER PROJECT - The tender submission closing date is 27th July, 2015

COPORATE UNIFORMS TENDER - The tender submission closing date is 24th July, 2015

Latest Press Releases

Public Awareness on Advance Fee Payment Scams
Published on: 25th May, 2015

Swaziland Government Bonds Issuances - Analysis of Swaziland Government Bond SG020 Auction
Published on: 16th October, 2014

Latest Speeches

Governor Annual Monetary Policy Statement Speech
Speech Date: 12th June, 2015

CBS Video


Swaziland Bank Notes - Feel-Look-Tilt

Posted On: 12th May, 2014

Latest Treasury Bill Results

23rd July, 2015 - Read more
 

Government Bond Updates

SG021 (Auction Results) - 30th June, 2015 - Read more
 

Latest MPCC Statement

May 2015
Published on 11th June, 2015
 

Recent Economic Developments

May 2015
Published on 15th June, 2015
 

CBS Quarterly Report

December 2014
Published on 31st March, 2015
 

Assets and Liabilities

31 December 2014
Published on 22nd January, 2015

CBS Newsletter


January 2015

Published On: 7th February, 2015

 

Last Annual Report


2013-2014

Published On: 30th September, 2014

Emalangeni Notes & Coins