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Overview of the Icelandic FX market

The Icelandic króna remained nearly unchanged against the euro from mid-June to mid-July in very low trading. In mid-July, the króna began to appreciate, with the EUR/ISK reaching a low of 134.55 at the end of the month after peaking at 141.8 in mid-July. Turnover in the foreign exchange market in July was similar to that in June. Almost all turnover in July was in the second half of the month.

Icelandic FX market (PDF)

 

News and Notifications - 21 August 2019 10:29 AM

Changes to tariff for Priority Pass

The fee for visiting Priority Pass airport lounges will increase from ISK 2900 to ISK 3900 as of 21. October 2019. At the same time, a fee of ISK 1900 will be charged on the re-issuance of Priority Pass cards.


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Weekly bulletin - 19 August 2019 09:45 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 19 August 2019

Registered unemployment was 3.4% in June. Arion Research published an updated economic forecast.


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Weekly bulletin - 12 August 2019 10:10 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 12 August 2019

Some 231,000 foreign visitors travelled through Keflavík International Airport in July, a YOY decrease of 17.0%. The Icelandic króna appreciated in the second half of July. The Government Debt Management Agency published its monthly Market Information report.


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