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- Vikubyrjun/Weekly bulletin

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 14 May 2018

Last week’s highlights

Íslandsbanki released Q1 financial results.

A total of 147,000 foreign travellers departed from the country in April, which is a 4% decrease compared to same month last year. This is the first time since 2010 that we see decrease YoY.

Icelandair released traffic data for April.

The GDM released its monthly Market Information report.

The week ahead

We expect the Monetary Policy Committee to hold policy rates unchanged on Wednesday.

Three companies on the Icelandic stock exchange; Skeljungur (Tuesday), TM (Tuesday) and Reginn (Wednesday) will also report.

Markets 14 May 2018

Macro Overview 14 May 2018


News and Notifications - 23 May 2018 11:50 AM

Landsbankinn installs rouble ATM in Smáralind

In anticipation of the FIFA World Cup in Russia in June, Landsbankinn has installed a rouble ATM in Smáralind. Many Icelanders will be attending the World Cup in Russia and roubles are generally not available in Iceland. The rouble ATM is located on the 2nd floor of Smáralind, next to the Smárabíó exit.


News and Notifications - 23 May 2018 10:35 AM

Applications for Pride Parade Fund now open

Applications for grants from the Pride Parade Fund of Reykjavík Pride and Landsbankinn are now open. The Pride Parade Fund is intended to support participation by individuals and groups in the Pride Parade of Reykjavík Pride festival which takes place 11 August this year.


Vikubyrjun/Weekly bulletin - 22 May 2018 10:48 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 22 May 2018

Arion bank announced its intention to launch an initial public offering and to list on Nasdaq Iceland and Stockholm. The Monetary Policy Committee held policy rates unchanged in line with expectations.