20.07.2018

Moody’s changes Iceland’s outlook to positive from stable and affirms A3 ratings

Moody’s Investors Service ("Moody’s") has today changed the Government of Iceland's sovereign rating outlook to positive from stable and affirmed Iceland’s A3 long-term issuer rating. The key drivers for the change in the rating outlook to positive from stable are: 1) Improving economic resilience afforded by net external creditor position, more balanced growth and ongoing strengthening of the country‘s banking system. 2) Anticipated further improvement in the government‘s debt metrics beyond what was previously expected.

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09.07.2018

Monetary Policy Committee report to Parliament

The Monetary Policy Committee report to Parliament on the Committee's work during the first half of 2018 has been published on the Central Bank’s website. The Act on the Central Bank of Iceland stipulates that the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Iceland submit to Parliament a report on its activities twice a year and that the contents of the report be discussed in the Parliamentary committee of the Speaker’s choosing.

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29.06.2018

Economic Indicators 29 June 2018

The Central Bank of Iceland’s Economic Indicators report for June 2018 has been released and can be found here on the Bank’s website. The publication contains information on developments in prices, output, external trade, the labour market, public sector finances, asset markets, and the financial market. The information is published in chart form, and underlying data can be called up in spreadsheet format.

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27.06.2018

Minutes of the MPC

Here are the minutes of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Iceland from the meeting held on 11 and 12 June 2018. There, the Committee discussed economic and financial market developments, the interest rate decision on 13 June, and the communication of that decision.

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21.06.2018

Rannveig Sigurdardóttir appointed Deputy Governor

The Prime Minister has appointed Rannveig Sigurdardóttir to the position of Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland. Rannveig will take over from the current Deputy Governor, Arnór Sighvatsson, on 1 July.

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07.02.2018

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12.06.2013

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02.11.2011

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28.10.2008

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