Nepal Rastra Bank

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Nepal Rastra Bank
नेपाल राष्ट्र बैंक
Nepal Rastra Bank Head Office, Baluwatar, Kathmandu.jpg
HeadquartersBaluwatar, Kathmandu
EstablishedApril 26, 1956
GovernorChiranjivi Nepal
Central bank ofNepal
CurrencyNepali rupee
NPR (ISO 4217)
Buildings of the bank in Janakpur

The Nepal Rastra Bank , established in 1956, is the central bank of Nepal. It has seven offices, located at Biratnagar, Janakpur, Birgunj, Pokhara, Siddharthanagar, Nepalgunj, and Dhangadhi.

It supervises the commercial banks in Nepal and guides monetary policy. Nepal Rastra Bank also oversees foreign exchange rates and the country's foreign exchange reserves. The bank is one of the principal owners of the Nepal Stock Exchange.

It is a member of the Asian Clearing Union.