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- Vikubyrjun/Weekly bulletin

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 26 February 2018

Last week's highlights

All five members of the MPC voted in favour of holding policy rates unchanged at its last meeting.

Statistics Iceland released a macroeconomic forecast.

The week ahead

Tomorrow, Statistics Iceland will release the CPI based on prices in February. We expect the index to increase by 0.7% MoM, bringing the headline number to 2.3%, just under target.

The last four companies on the Icelandic stock exchange to report earnings for 2017 (Eik, Fjarskipti, HB Grandi and VÍS) will publish this week.

Markets 26 February 2018

Macro Overview 26 February 2018


News and Notifications - 21 September 2018 09:28 AM

Landsbankinn pays ISK 9.5 bn in special dividend

On 19 September, Landsbankinn paid a special dividend in the amount of ISK 9.5 bn. The Bank has paid a total of ISK 24.8 bn in dividends in 2018 and total dividends paid since 2013 amount to ISK 131.7 bn. Around 99.7% of dividend payments accrue to the National Treasury.


B2B english - 21 September 2018 12:45 PM

Renewal of certificate under on 8 October

At 9:00 (GMT+0) on 8 October, a new SSL certificate will be installed in the Landsbankinn Schema on the website Landsbankinn will continue to use the SHA-2 certificate, and this update is merely occasioned by a renewal of the validity period.


Hagsjá/Economic Forecast - 21 September 2018 10:45 AM

Overview of the Icelandic FX market

Last week, when the króna had depreciated by almost 7% since the beginning of the month and more than 2% within the day against the euro, the Central Bank intervened and sold 9 million euros. This represents the Central Bank's first intervention on the FX market since November 2017, when the Bank bought 3 million euros.