Bank Supervision

Guidelines & Regulations

Pursuant to The Banks and Trust Companies Regulation Act, 2000, and The Central Bank of The Bahamas Act, 2000, the Central Bank of The Bahamas is responsible for the licensing, regulation and supervision of banks and trust companies operating in and from within The Bahamas. As such, all licensees are expected to adhere to the Central Bank's licensing and prudential requirements and ongoing supervisory programmes, including periodic onsite inspections, and required regulatory reporting.

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Bank Supervision Guidelines & Regulations

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Bank Supervision Guidelines & Regulations
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PDF Document   Guidelines for the Internal Capital Adequacy Assessment Process (ICAAP) 2016-08-02 n/a   X      
PDF Document   Banks and Trust Companies (Administrative Monetary Penalties) Regulations, 2016 2016-06-21 n/a X        
PDF Document   Guidelines for the Administration of Monetary Penalties 2016-05-19 2017-02-27          
PDF Document   Financial Transactions Reporting (Wire Transfers) Regulations, 2015 2016-05-18 n/a X        
PDF Document   Financial Transactions Reporting Act (Amendment to First Schedule) Order, 2015 2016-05-09 n/a X        
PDF Document   Technology Risk Management Guidelines 2016-01-15 n/a          
PDF Document   Bahamas Co-Operative Credit Unions Regulations 2015 2015-12-22 n/a          
PDF Document   Banks and Trust Companies Regulation (Amendment) Act, 2015 2015-08-07 n/a X        
PDF Document   Business Licence (Amendment) Act, 2015 2015-08-07 n/a X        
PDF Document   Central Bank of The Bahamas (Amendment) Act, 2015 2015-08-07 n/a X        
 

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