Bank Supervision

Financial Statistics

The Bank Supervision Department publishes on a quarterly basis, aggregate data on the size and structure of the banking system. Currently, the financial data is segmented across two broad categories i.e., ‘International Banks’ and ‘Commercial Banks’.

Applications Manual

Published Tuesday February 12th, 2019

Current and prospective Supervised Financial Institutions (SFIs) of the Central Bank of The Bahamas ("Central Bank") are often required to make applications to the Bank Supervision Department of the Central Bank. In keeping with the Central Bank's commitment to achieving greater efficiency in how we interface with SFIs and applicants, we have compiled a comprehensive list of required documents for standard applications that require regulatory approval.

We provide this document to you as a way to ensure completeness and accuracy in the administration of the application processes.

Bank Supervision