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.

FINANCIAL STABILITY

FINANCIAL REGULATION

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

CURRENCY

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

Press Releases

31st July, 2020 - Kingdom of Eswatini : Requests for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Kingdom of Eswatini
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18th July, 2020 - Joint Public Statement Issued by the Central Bank of Eswatini, Financial Services Regulatory Authority and the Royal Eswatini Police Services Regarding Pyramid Schemes
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15th July, 2020 - Notice on Amendments to Domestic Liquidity Management & Open Market Operations by the Financial Markets Department
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30th June, 2020 - CBE Annual Financial Statements 2019/20
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CBE Tenders

PRODUCTIVITY ASSESSMENT.
The tender submission closing date is 15th August, 2020

RFP - EXECUTIVE RECRUITMENT SERVICES.
The tender submission closing date is 15th August, 2020

EOI - All Services and Suppliers 2020.
The tender submission closing date is 21st August, 2020

RFP - VIDEO WALL.
The tender submission closing date is 21st August, 2020

CBE Careers

MEFMI EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
The application closing date is 28th August, 2020

MPCC
Statements

July 2020
(Published on 24th July, 2020)

May 2020
(Published on 25th May, 2020)

April 2020
(Published on 15th April, 2020)

March 2020
(Published on 20th March, 2020)

January 2020
(Published on 20th January, 2020)

Recent Economic
Developments

May - June 2020
(Published on 17th July, 2020)

April - May 2020
(Published on 15th July, 2020)

March - April 2020
(Published on 15th May, 2020)

February - March 2020
(Published on 20th April, 2020)

January - February 2020
(Published on 16th March, 2020)

Quarterly
Reports

March 2020
(Published on 2nd June, 2020)

December 2019
(Published on 12th March, 2020)

September 2019
(Published on 22nd November, 2019)

June 2019
(Published on 30th August, 2019)

March 2019
(Published on 29th May, 2019)

Economic Review
Inflation Report Reports

July 2020
(Published on 27th July, 2020)

March 2020
(Published on 23rd June, 2020)

January 2020
(Published on 15th June, 2020)

September 2019
(Published on 8th October, 2019)

July 2019
(Published on 25th July, 2019)

Latest Treasury Bill Results

29 July 2020 - 29th July, 2020
23 July 2020 - 23rd July, 2020
15 Jul 2020 - 15th July, 2020
08 Jul 2020 - 8th July, 2020
01 Jul 2020 - 1st July, 2020
24 June 2020 - 24th June, 2020
17 Jun 2020 - 17th June, 2020
03 June 2020 - 3rd June, 2020

Auction Results

SG040 REOPENING 5: 31st July, 2020
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SG041 REOPENING 6: 31st July, 2020
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SG035 REOPENING 4: 31st July, 2020
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SG047 REOPENING 1: 31st July, 2020
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SG047: 29th May, 2020
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SG041 Reopening 5: 29th May, 2020
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SG035 Reopening 3: 29th May, 2020
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SG040 Reopening 4: 29th May, 2020
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Coupon Payment Notices

SG016: 28th February, 2014
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SG018: 31st July, 2014
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SG016: 1st September, 2014
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SG017: 31st October, 2014
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SG009: 1st December, 2014
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SG013: 19th December, 2014
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SG019: 31st December, 2014
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SG011: 30th January, 2015
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Bond Issuances

SG047 Reopening 2: 31st August, 2020
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SG035 Reopening 5: 31st August, 2020
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SG041 Reopening 7: 31st August, 2020
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SG040 Reopening 6: 31st August, 2020
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SG040 REOPENING 5: 31st July, 2020
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SG041 REOPENING 5: 31st July, 2020
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SG035 REOPENING 4: 31st July, 2020
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SG047 REOPENING 1: 31st July, 2020
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Monthly Statistical Releases

June - July 2020
Published on 6th August, 2020 - Click here to download.
May - June 2020
Published on 16th July, 2020 - Click here to download.
April - May 2020
Published on 8th June, 2020 - Click here to download.
March - April 2020
Published on 13th May, 2020 - Click here to download.
February - March 2020
Published on 22nd April, 2020 - Click here to download.
January - February 2020
Published on 12th March, 2020 - Click here to download.
December 2019 /January 2020
Published on 11th February, 2020 - Click here to download.
November - December 2019
Published on 8th January, 2020 - Click here to download.

CBE Magazine

August 2019
Published on: 21st October, 2019

CBE Magazine

January 2019
Published on: 12th February, 2019

Lastest Reports

Annual Economic Review 2018-2019
Published on: 10th October, 2019

Lastest Reports

2018-2019
Published on: 10th October, 2019

Video: E100 and E200 (Lilangeni) Banknotes

Emalangeni Notes & Coins

Exchange Rates

Euro [€] / SZL
20.5860
USD [$] / SZL
17.4323
Pound [£] / SZL
22.7607
SZL / JPY [¥]
6.1291

Commodities

Gold
1943.6000
Brent Crude Oil
41.8100

Local Indicators

Bank Rate
3.7500
Prime Rate
7.2500
Inflation Rate
3.8000

NOTE: The rates are correct as at 11:33 AM on Friday, 14th Aug 2020. Errors and omissions excepted.