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Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 4 November 2019

Last week’s highlights

We expect moderate economic growth in coming years.

Arion Bank, Íslandsbanki and Icelandair published 9M results.

The CPI increased by 0.36% MoM in October, bringing the headline number to 2.8%.

Statistics Iceland released an economic forecast.

The CBI released the results of its most recent survey of market agents’ expectations.

The week ahead

We expect the MPC to hold policy rates unchanged on Wednesday. Concurrent with the policy rate decision, the CBI will release its quarterly Monetary Bulletin.

Also on Wednesday, the Icelandic Tourist Board will publish departures of foreign passengers from Keflavík International Airport and Icelandair will release traffic data (both for October).

Facts and figures

Markets 4 November 2019

Macro Overview 4 November 2019


Weekly bulletin - 06 July 2020 07:44 AM

Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 6 July 2020

The CBI published the statement of the Financial Stability Committee, as well as a Financial Stability report. The CBI also released the minutes of the Financial Stability Committee’s meetings in March 2020. The Central Bank announced its intention to continue buying Treasury bonds in the secondary market in Q3.


Forsíða - 03 July 2020 03:45 PM

Landsbankinn supports fifteen exceptional students

Landsbankinn awarded fifteen students scholarships from the Bank’s Community Fund on 1 July. Scholarships were awarded for the 31st time and are in the total amount of ISK 6 million. This year, over 500 applications were received. Landsbankinn is the only domestic bank with a scholarship programme.


News and Notifications - 03 July 2020 10:54 AM

Overview of the Icelandic FX market

The ISK depreciated by 2.8% against the EUR and 1.7% against the USD in June. Turnover in the interbank foreign exchange market was ISK 42,2bn (EUR 276m) in June.