INFORMATION ABOUT BARBADOS DOLLAR
We show the updated today’s value/price of Barbados dollar (BBD).You can get the exchange from Barbados dollar to another currency by introducing the value or amount of Barbados dollar in the box and clicking the convert button. This way you can get the Barbados dollar’s price in relation to other currencies.
INTRODUCTION TO THE BARBADOS DOLLAR
The Barbados dollar was introduced in 1972 and it was linked to the U.S. dollar in 1975. Since 1848 the currency of Barbados was the British Sterling pound until it was linked to dollar in 1882. In 1949 the dollar was introduced in the British West India, which in 1965 was replaced by the Eastern Caribbean’s dollar. It is used by approximately 276 thousand people. You can check the today value of the Barbados dollar and check its price.
The Barbados dollar (BBD) replaced the Eastern Caribbean dollar.
The Central Bank of Barbados is an organization which mission is to promote a conductive economic and financial environment for the sustainable and developed economic growth. Among its functions there are regulate the issuance, offer and availability of money; advise the Government on monetary and fiscal issues; manage foreign exchange reserves of the island; manage the national debt; supervise operations of all financial institutions, especially commercial banks.
Countries that used the currency: Barbados
Name: BARBADOS DOLLAR
Symbol: Bds $
Bills: $ 2, $ 5, $ 10, $ 20, $50, $ 100.
Coins: Cents 1/100 of one dollar; 1, 5, 10, 25 cents, $ 1.
Issuing agent: Central Bank of the Barbados Web: http://www.centralbank.org.bb/