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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

Forsíða - 30 July 2020 04:05 PM

Financial results of Landsbankinn in H1 of 2020

Landsbankinn's after-tax performance was negative by ISK 3.3 billion during the first half of 2020, compared with a profit of ISK 11.1 billion during the same period in 2019. Loan impairment amounted to ISK 13.4 billion during the period, equal to about 1.1% of the bank‘s loan portfolio, compared with an impairment of ISK 2.4 billion in the same period last year.


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Weekly bulletin - 27 July 2020 08:57 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 27 July 2020

The CPI based on prices in mid-July increased 0.15% between months. Arion Bank published preliminary financial results for Q2. Icelandair Group also published preliminary financial results for Q2. The CBI release the minutes of the Financial Stability Committee meeting in June.


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Forsíða - 24 July 2020 01:50 PM

Landsbankinn is the best bank in Iceland in the assessment of Euromoney

The international business and finance magazine Euromoney has chosen Landsbankinn as the best bank in Iceland, and this is the second year in a row that the bank receives this recognition.


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