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Icelandic Economic Weekly: Tuesday 11 June 2019

Last week's highlights

Number of foreign tourists fell by 23,6% in May YoY.

Preliminary figures for trade account in May show 16,4 B.ISK deficit.

The minutes of monetary policy committee meeting shows that all committee members voted in favour of lowering policy rate by 0.5 percentage points in May.

The week ahead

Statistics Iceland will publish public finance in Q1 next Friday.

Central Bank of Iceland will publish data for payment intermediation, monetary statistics in May next friday.

Central Bank of Iceland will publish data for Balance sheet of the Central Bank in May today.

Directorate for Labour will publish unemployment rate in May next friday.

Markets 11 June 2019

Macro Overview 11 June 2019

Weekly bulletin - 24 June 2019 07:44 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 24 June 2019

The Icelandic Tourist Board published its monthly tourism in figures report. Íslandsbanki issued a SEK-denominated bond.


Macro note - 20 June 2019 10:22 AM

Macro note: 1.7% GDP growth in Q1

In real terms, the economy grew by 1.7% YOY in Q1. Domestic demand decreased by 2.8%, exports increased by 2.6% and imports decreased by 8.1.


Weekly bulletin - 18 June 2019 09:57 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Tuesday 18 June 2019

The Republic of Iceland issued a new Eurobond. The Government Debt Management Agency published its monthly Market Information report. Registered unemployment was 3.6% in May.