23.02.2018

Gylfi Zoëga reappointed to Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee

The Prime Minister has reappointed Dr. Gylfi Zoëga, Professor of Economics at the University of Iceland, as a member of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) pursuant to the Act on the Central Bank of Iceland, no. 36/2001. Gylfi has been a member of the MPC since 2009. Gylfi has been a Professor at the University of Iceland since 2003 and is also a part-time Professor at the Birkbeck College in London. He has previously worked as an economist at the World Bank and OFCE in Paris. Gylfi received his PhD in economics from Columbia University in 1993.

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21.02.2018

Minutes of the MPC

Here are the minutes of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Iceland from the meeting held on 5 and 6 February 2018. There, the Committee discussed economic and financial market developments, the interest rate decision on 7 February, and the communication of that decision.

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19.02.2018

MPC Meeting with a Parliamentary committee

The Act on the Central Bank of Iceland stipulates that the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Iceland shall submit to Parliament (Althingi) a report on its activities twice a year and that the contents of the report shall be discussed in the Parliamentary committee of the Speaker’s choosing. The fifteenth meeting will be held on 22 February 2018 at 09:10.

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09.02.2018

New Memorandum of Understanding for financial stability in the Nordic and Baltic countries

The relevant ministries, central banks, financial supervisory authorities and resolution authorities in the Nordic and Baltic countries, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation and coordination on cross-border financial stability.

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07.02.2018

Webcast

A webcast on the interest rate decision published this morning began at 10 a.m. Today, the Central Bank of Iceland published the latest interest rate decision of the Monetary Policy Committee. The Monetary Bulletin was published as well. As before, the Bank does not take responsibility for technological difficulties or other circumstances that could prevent viewers from being able to watch the webcast.

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04.02.2015

Webcast

05.11.2014

Webcast

11.12.2013

Webcast

23.10.2013

Statement

12.06.2013

Webcast

20.03.2013

Webcast

06.02.2013

Webcast

02.11.2011

Webcast

21.09.2011

Webcast

17.08.2011

Webcast

16.03.2011

Webcast

02.02.2011

Webcast

04.06.2009

Webcast

07.05.2009

Webcast

08.04.2009

Webcast

28.10.2008

Webcast

11.09.2008

Webcast

01.06.2007

Opening address

02.11.2004

New statistics

27.07.2004

New statistics

20.07.2004

New statistics