31 May 2011

Financial Stability 2011/1 published

Financial Stability 2011/1 has been published on the Central Bank of Iceland website

30 May 2011

Financial Stability 2011/1 published tomorrow

The Central Bank of Iceland's Financial Stability 2011/1 report will be published on the Bank's website tomorrow, Tuesday, 31 May 2011 shortly after 16:00 hrs.

26 May 2011

The Central Bank's Economic Indicators for May published

The Central Bank's Economic Indicators for May 2011 have been posted on this website.

23 May 2011

Central Bank of Iceland offers to buy Icelandic krónur

The Central Bank of Iceland is advertising for the submittal of offers to sell Icelandic krónur for cash payment in foreign currency. The auction is an element in the removal of restrictions on movement of capital as set forth in the Central Bank’s capital account liberalisation strategy, published on 25 March 2011.

17 May 2011

Republic of Iceland FC Ratings Affirmed On Nordic Support; LC Ratings Lowered To 'BBB-/A-3'; Outlook Negative+

On May 17, 2011, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services affirmed its 'BBB-/A-3' long- and short-term foreign-currency sovereign credit ratings on the Republic of Iceland. At the same time, the rating agency lowered the long-term local-currency sovereign credit rating to 'BBB-' from 'BBB' and affirmed the 'A-3' short-term local-currency rating. The rating agency removed the ratings from CreditWatch, where they were placed with negative implications on April 13, 2011. The outlook is negative. The transfer and convertibility assessment is unchanged at 'BBB-'.