Reserve Bank of Malawi

Welcome to Reserve Bank of Malawi Website Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The Reserve Bank of Malawi was established under an Act of Parliament in July 1964 (Chapter 44:02 Laws of Malawi) and started its operations in June, 1965 in Blantyre. It replaced a branch of the Federal Bank of Rhodesia and Nyasaland founded to serve as a central bank of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. The federation comprised Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia) and Nyasaland (now Malawi) . click here to read more

Exchange RatesJan 17, 2017

Currency Buying Selling
EUR 763.1005 782.2630
GBP 864.5080 886.2169
USD 716.6608 734.6572
ZAR 52.7709 54.0961


Inflation Rates (%)Overall

12-Month 19.90 Nov - 2016
Non-Food: 15.20 Food: 24.80


Bank RatesNov 2016

Bank Rate 24.00


Treasury Bills

Treasury Bills Auction Results

Auction Date:  Dec 28, 2016

The Reserve Bank of Malawi wishes to notify the public that during the auction held on Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016, it raised MK 2,207.82 Million. For more details, click the link below...

 Treasury Bills Auction Results  | view archive


The Government of Malawi seeks to issue through the Reserve Bank of Malawi the following respective tenors of Treasury Notes. Learn More 

 Download Bid Forms and Prospectus

 Latest Treasury Notes Results  | view archive


Download forms and related documents for RBM bonds here. You can also submit your bids by sending email to
 Bid Form For 3-year Bond
 Prospectus of 3-year Bond