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- Hagsjá/Economic Forecast

Overview of the Icelandic FX market

At the beginning of August, the króna began to weaken. Since then, the price of the euro has risen by 10.1% and the price of the US dollar by 12.3%. The trade-weighted exchange rate index has risen by 10.8%. The Central Bank has entered the market twice since the króna entered this weakening phase. Both times the bank sold 9 million euros (ISK 1.2 bn).

Icelandic FX market - October 2018


Vikubyrjun/Weekly bulletin - 14 January 2019 10:22 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 14 January 2019

A total of 2.3 million foreign passengers departed Iceland through Keflavík International Airport last year. Statistics Iceland published tourism short-term indicators and released revised numbers for trade in goods for the first 11 months of 2018 as well as preliminary numbers for December 2018. The real exchange rate of the Icelandic krona was 9.2% lower in December 2018 than in the same month 2017.


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Vikubyrjun/Weekly bulletin - 07 January 2019 12:23 PM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 7 January 2019

Inflation accelerated in December. The YoY change in December is 3.7%, compared to 3.3% in November. The wage index increased by 0.15% between October and November.


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News and Notifications - 28 December 2018 02:20 PM

Landsbankinn has published its schedule for market funding for the year 2019

Landsbankinn has published its schedule for market funding for the year 2019.


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