28 September 2018

Economic Indicators 28 September 2018

The Central Bank of Iceland’s Economic Indicators report for September 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.

25 September 2018

IMF Article IV visit to Iceland 13-25 September 2018

A mission from the International Monetary Fund has issued the following concluding statement after a two week Article IV Consultation visit to Iceland. The mission met with representatives of government, the Central Bank, as well as representatives of financial institutions and the real sector.

24 September 2018

Chief Economist's presentation at conference on lessons from financial crisis

Thórarinn G. Pétursson, Chief Economist of the Central Bank of Iceland and Director of Economics and Monetary Policy, gave a presentation at an international conference entitled The 2008 Global Financial Crisis in Retrospect. In his presentation, Thórarinn discussed post-crisis monetary policy reform and how it has increased the effectiveness of the monetary policy.

17 September 2018

Monetary Policy Committee meeting with Parliamentary Economic Affairs and Trade Committee

Representatives of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee attended a Parliamentary Economic Affairs and Trade Committee meeting on 18 September

15 September 2018

Poul Thomsen in Harpa: Iceland's Successful Stabilization Program and the Role of the IMF

Poul Thomsen, Director of the European Department of the International Monetary Fund, gave a presentation in Eyrir in Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center, on Saturday 15 September. The presentation and a recording from the meeting have now been published on the CBI website.