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- Vikubyrjun/Weekly bulletin

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 5 November 2018

Last week's highlights

We expect economic growth to slow considerably in coming years following the robust growth period of recent years.

The CBI amended the rules on special reserve requirements for new foreign currency inflows.

Statistics Iceland released an economic forecast.

Statistics Iceland also released CPI numbers for October.

Icelandair released results for the first 9 months of the year.

The week ahead

The MPC is set to announce its policy rate decision on Wednesday. We expect a 0.25 percentage point rate hike.

Concurrent with the policy rate decision, the CBI will release its quarterly Monetary Bulletin.

Markets 5 November 2018

Macro Overview 5 November 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.


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.


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.