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Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 6 July 2020

Last week's highlights

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.

The GDM published a Q3 prospectus.

The ISK depreciated by 2.8% against the EUR in June.

The week ahead

On Thursday, the Government Debt Management Agency releases its monthly Market Information report.

On Friday, the Icelandic Tourist Board will publish departures of foreign passengers from Keflavik International Airport for June.

Facts and figures

Markets 6 July 2020

Macro Overview 6 July 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.