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Overview of the Icelandic FX market

Since the beginning of the year, the euro has stayed between 121 and 126.5 Icelandic króna (ISK). In the last month or so, it has been just under ISK 125 and at the end of day yesterday it was ISK 124.1, which is almost the same as at the beginning of the year.

After some increase in turnover between months in June, turnover decreased again in July. August turnover so far is similar to July figures.

Icelandic FX market - August 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.


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B2B english - 21 September 2018 12:45 PM

Renewal of certificate under b2b.fbl.is 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 b2b.fbl.is. Landsbankinn will continue to use the SHA-2 certificate, and this update is merely occasioned by a renewal of the validity period.


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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.


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