Da Afghanistan Bank

Da Afghanistan Bank
Da Afghanistan Bank
Type State bank
Founded 1939
Headquarters Kabul, Afghanistan
Key people Abdul Qadeer Fitrat
Mohibullah Safi
Abdul Ghani Ghawasi
Homayoon Qaumi
Shah Mohammad Mehrabi
Noorullah Delawari
Ghulam Faroq Achikzad
Website http://www.centralbank.gov.af

The Afghanistan Bank (Pashto: د افغانستان بانک) is the central bank of Afghanistan. It regulates all the banking and money handling operations in Afghanistan.

Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB) is one of the leading & government recognized bank of Afghanistan which was established on 1939. Basic Tasks of DAB:

  • Formulate, adopt and execute the monetary policy of Afghanistan.
  • Hold and manage the official foreign exchange reserves of Afghanistan.
  • Print and issue Afghani banknotes and coins.
  • Act as banker and adviser to, and as fiscal agent of the State.
  • License, regulate and supervise banks, foreign exchange dealers, money service providers, payment system operators, securities service providers, securities transfer system operators.
  • Establish, maintain and promote sound and efficient systems for payments, for transfers of securities issued by the State or DAB, and for the clearing and settlement of payment transactions and transactions in such securities.

The bank's seal features a Eucratides I-era coin.

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