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Our Mission : To contribute towards the sustainable economic growth and development of Seychelles through prudent monetary policy and maintenance of a sound financial system

Welcome to the official website of the Central Bank of Seychelles

The primary objective of the Bank is to promote domestic price stability. The other objectives of the Bank are -

a) to advise the Government on banking, monetary and financial matters, including the monetary

implications of proposed fiscal, credit policies or operations of the Government; and

b) to promote a sound financial system. Read more

As at the second quarter of 2014 the Reserve Money target is calculated on a quarterly average basis. For the Fourth quarter, the quarterly average target is R2,442 million. This is surrounded by a symmetrical three per cent band whereby the upper bound of the band serves as the performance criterion (PC) or indicative target (ceiling).


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Recent Updates

Commercial Bank's Applicable Rates on Deposits and Lending

19 December 2014

Press Release BMIO - Reorganisation of BMIO

12 December 2014

Press Release BMIO - Taking Possession

11 November 2014

Rates of Deposit Auction Arrangement

15 October 2014

Rates of Standing Facilities

30 July 2014

New Gold and Silver Commemorative Coins - Royal Baby ( Now on Sale )
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24 July 2014

Consolidated Average Rates of Authorized Dealers

( December 26, 2014 )
Buying Selling Mid-Rate Daily Change
USD 13.8444 14.3050 14.0747 0.0185
EUR 16.8869 17.4631 17.1750 0.0199
GBP 21.4698 22.2888 21.8793 -0.0017

Interbank Lending Rate for Week Ending 19-Dec-2014  Rate is  2.50 %

Inflation Rate for November 2014

Year on Year

12 Month Average

Month on Month

0.2 %

1.6 %

-0.6 %

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Interest Rates on T-Bills as at 26 December, 2014




5.39 %

4.86 %

5.52 %

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  • The Central Bank of Seychelles wishes to advise the general public that due to maintenance work being carried on its website, from Monday 1st to 7th December 2014, customers may experience slow connectivity whilst browsing.
    Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
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