CBBs Monthly Issue of Treasury Bills Oversubscribed

Manama, Bahrain – 31 January 2018 - Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the BD 35 million monthly issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 170%.  


The bills, carrying a maturity of 182 days, are issued by the CBB, on behalf of the Kingdom of Bahrain.


The issue date of the bills is 4th February 2018 and the maturity date is 5th August 2018.


The weighted average rate of interest is 3.27%, compared to 3.09% for the previous issue on 31st December 2017.


The approximate average price for the issue was 98.373%, with the lowest accepted price being 98.320%. 


This is issue No. 1689 (ISIN BH00072723O1) of Government Treasury Bills. With this, the total outstanding value of Government Treasury Bills is BD 2.160 billion.

published on: 31 Jan 18