27 August 2019

Interest rate decision, webcast and Monetary Bulletin release

Monetary Policy Committee 2019
The Bank will publish the Monetary Policy Committee’s (MPC) interest rate decision on its website tomorrow at 08:55, followed by Monetary Bulletin at 09:00. An hour later, at 10:00, a press conference where Ásgeir Jónsson, 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), at 10:00.

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