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Overview of the Icelandic FX market

The ISK depreciated by 2.3% against the euro in February. At the end of the month, the euro stood at 139.6 ISK, compared to 136.4 at the end of January. The ISK has depreciated by another 1.8% March to date and stood at 142.1 on 4 March.

The CBI sold EUR 3m to counter the depreciation on 2 March. Otherwise, the CBI has stayed on the side line since September last year.

Icelandic FX market - 5 March 2020 (PDF)

 

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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