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Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 2 September 2019

Last week's highlights

The MPC lowered policy rates by 0.25 percentage points.

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

GDP increased by 1.4% YoY in Q2.

The CPI increased by 0.28% MoM in August, bringing the headline number to 3.2%.

The surplus of trade in goods and services in Q2 was ISK 9.4bn.

The surplus of trade in services in Q2 was ISK 52.1bn.


The week ahead

Today the CBI will publish the balance of payments, international investment position and external debt for Q2.

On Wednesday, the Icelandic Tourist Board will publish departures of foreign passengers from Iceland through Keflavík International Airport for August.


Markets 2 September 2019

Macro Overview 2 September 2019

News and Notifications - 18 November 2019 10:17 AM

Landsbankinn receives positive review in CSR from Sustainalytics

Landsbankinn has received an ESG risk rating from Sustainalytics, reflecting an in-depth assessment of company risk exposure to material ESG issues. Landsbankinn received an excellent score.


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News and Notifications - 15 November 2019 08:21 AM

Landsbankinn changes interest rates

Fixed rates on non-indexed 36-month housing loans decrease by 0.20 percentage points (pp) and fixed rates on non-indexed 60-month housing loans remain unchanged. Variable rates on non-indexed housing loans decrease by 0.15 pp and other variable rates on non-indexed loans decrease by 0.10-0.25 pp in general.


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Weekly bulletin - 18 November 2019 08:43 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 18 November 2019

IMF issued a Staff Concluding Statement for the 2019 Article IV Mission to Iceland. The number of foreign passenger from Iceland via Keflavik airport decreased by 18.4% YoY in October. Moody’s upgraded Landsvirkjun's credit rating. The Government Debt Management Agency published its monthly Market Information report.


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