24 May 2023

Statement of the MPC, publication and webcast - today

A statement of the Monetary Policy Committee was be published on the Central Bank of Iceland website at 08:30 hrs. today, 24 May 2023. The Bank’s Monetary Bulletin will be published at 08:35 hrs. An hour later, at 9:30 hrs., a webcast with a press conference on the statement and the contents of the Monetary Bulletin was held.

At the press conference Ásgeir Jónsson, Governor and Monetary Policy Committee chair; Rannveig Sigurðardóttir, Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy and MPC vice-chair; and Thórarinn G. Pétursson, Chief Economist of the Central Bank will introduce and discuss the statement and report. 

Further information on Monetary policy is here and information on the publication of the Central Bank of Iceland is available here.