21 May 2019

Interest rate decision, webcast and Monetary Bulletin release

Central Bank of Iceland
The Bank will publish the Monetary Policy Committee’s (MPC) interest rate decision on its website today at 08:55, followed by Monetary Bulletin 2019/2 at 09:00 hrs. Beginning an hour later, at 10:00 hrs., will be a press conference where Már Guðmundsson, Governor and Chair of the MPC, and Þórarinn G. Pétursson, Chief Economist and MPC member, will explain the rationale behind the Committee’s decision. The contents of the new issue of Monetary Bulletin will also be presented at that time.

The press conference will be aired via webcast, available here: Webcast, which also begins at 10:00 hrs.

As before, the Central Bank is not responsible for any interruptions which may occur in the web transmission.