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Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 17 February 2020

Last week's highlights

Arion bank and Íslandsbanki published financial results.

The Government Debt Management Agency published its monthly Market Information report.

The number of foreign passenger from Iceland via Keflavik airport decreased by 13% YoY in January.

Registered unemployment was 4.8% in January, a YoY increase of 1.8 percentage points.

Landsbankinn issued new bonds in euros.

The week ahead

On Tuesday, Registers Iceland will publish the housing price index for the capital region.

On Wednesday, the CBI will release the minutes of the last MPC meeting.

Facts and figures

Markets 17 February 2020

Macro Overview 17 February 2020


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.


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.


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.