International investment position


Foreign assets totalled 3,837 at the end of the quarter, while foreign liabilities totalled 3,811 The net position is therefore positive by 26, or roughly 1.1% of GDP. The net position improved by 36, or 1.5% of GDP, between quarters.

Net financial transactions improved the international investment position by approximately 113, as liabilities declined by 113 and foreign assets did not change as a result of financial transactions.

Price and exchange rate movements had a negative impact on the international investment position in the amount of 79 during the quarter. The króna appreciated against most other major currencies during the quarter, or by 5.8% in terms of the trade-weighted index.

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