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Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 21 January 2019

Last week's highlights

The króna depreciated by 6.4% last year.

Statistics Iceland estimate that the surplus of trade in goods and services was ISK 102.5 bn in the first 10 months of 2018.

The housing price index for the capital region increased by 0.1% between months in December, bringing the 12 month change to 5.9%.

The average number of employees (wage earners) during the 12-month period November 2017 – October 2018 increased by 3.3% compared to the previous 12-month period.

Registered unemployment was 2.7% in December, an increase of 0.5 percentage points compared to December 2017.

The week ahead

On Wednesday, Statistics Iceland will release the monthly wage index for December.

On Thursday, Statistics Iceland will release the results of its monthly labour force survey for December.

Markets 21 January 2019

Macro Overview 21 January 2019

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The CBI released the minutes from the last meeting of the MPC. The Government Debt Management Agency published its monthly Market Information report. Registered unemployment was 3.5% in August compared with 2.5% August 2018.


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Weekly bulletin - 09 September 2019 08:59 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 9 September 2019

Statistics Iceland corrected earlier published national accounts for Q2. The CBI published the balance of payment and net external position. After appreciating in the second half of July, the króna depreciated in August and the first days of September.


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Overview of the Icelandic FX market

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