Central Bank of Liberia


Central Bank of Liberia

The Central Bank of Liberia is Liberia's central bank. Its current executive governor is Mr J Mills Jones.

The offices of the bank are located in Monrovia, the capital of Liberia.

History

Before the year 2000, Liberia's central bank was the National Bank of Liberia. The Central Bank of Liberia, known as "CBL", was founded in 1999 by an act of the Liberian legislature, and began operations in the year 2000, at which time the National Bank of Liberia, or "NBL", was dissolved.

The first governor of the CBL was Mr Elie E Saleeby.

ee also

*Central banks and currencies of Africa
*Economy of Liberia
*Liberian dollar
*List of central banks

External links

* [http://www.cbl.org.lr/index.php Central Bank of Liberia official site]


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