Press releases

Listed below are the latest press releases from the Central Bank of Iceland. Older news can be viewed by clicking the link for the respective year.

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Negotiations on savings bank debt concluded - 30.12.10
Banking system: balance sheet summaries 2008-2010 - 29.12.10
Monetary policy after capital controls - 20.12.10
Statement of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee: Central Bank interest rates lowered - 08.12.10
Central Bank interest rates lowered - 08.12.10
Balance of payments in the third quarter of 2010 and the external position - 02.12.10
Statement on capital controls - 03.11.10
Statement of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee - Central Bank interest rates lowered - 03.11.10
Central Bank rates lowered - 03.11.10
Rules on Foreign Exchange - 01.11.10
Statement of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee: Central Bank lowers interest rates - 22.09.10
Central Bank rates lowered - 22.09.10
FIH to be sold to a consortium of ATP, PFA, Folksam and CPDyvig - 19.09.10
Balance of payments in the second quarter of 2010 and the external position - 30.08.10
Statement of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee: Central Bank lowers interest rates - 18.08.10
Central Bank rates lowered - 18.08.10
Nordic and Baltic Ministries, Central Banks and Supervisory Authorities sign Agreement on Financial Stability - 17.08.10
Ministries, Central Bank and Financial Supervisory Authority sign Agreement on Financial Stability and Preparedness - 17.08.10
Indroduction about guidelines issued to financial institutions due to non-binding clauses linking loans to the exchange rate - 01.07.10
Financial Supervisory Authority and Central Bank of Iceland issue guidelines to financial undertakings - 30.06.10
International Monetary Fund mission visit to Iceland 14 - 28 June 2010 - 28.06.10
Statement of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee: Central Bank lowers rates - 23.06.10
MPC decision on interest rates - 23.06.10
Treasury buys back EUR bonds and currency reserves reinforced - 22.06.10
Balance of payments and the external position revised in 2009 and first quarter of 2010 - 09.06.10
The People's Bank of China and the Central Bank of Iceland sign a bilateral currency swap agreement - 09.06.10
Balance of payments in the first quarter of 2010 and the external position - 03.06.10
Pension funds purchase Treasury's HFF bonds to strengthen FX reserves - 31.05.10
Central Bank of Iceland signs an agreement concerning Avens B.V. Eurobonds - 28.05.10
Central Bank of Iceland, Banque centrale du Luxembourg and the liquidator of Landsbanki Luxembourg S.A. sign an agreement in Luxembourg - 19.05.10
Statement of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee: Central Bank rates lowered - 05.05.10
MPC decision on interest rates - 05.05.10
Amended Rules on Foreign Exchange - 03.05.10
Moody's changes outlook on Iceland's ratings back to stable - 23.04.10
The Second Review of the economic programme prepared by the Government of Iceland and the International Monetary Fund is complete, and a loan facility in the amount of 160 million US dollars has been approved - 16.04.10
The Central Bank purchases Treasury bonds - 25.03.10
Statement of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee: Central Bank rates lowered - 17.03.10
Statement of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee: Central Bank rates lowered - 17.03.10
Webcast at 11:00 today - 17.03.10
Central Bank rates lowered - 17.03.10
Standard & Poor's confirms Iceland sovereign rating : still on CreditWatch with negative implications - 08.03.10
Moody's: Iceland's credit rating under pressure - 02.03.10
Balance of payments in the fourth quarter of 2009 and the external position - 01.03.10
Standard & Poor's keeps Republic of Iceland ratings on credit watch negative - 01.02.10
Speech by Governor Gudmundsson: The financial crisis in Iceland and the fault lines in cross-border banking - 27.01.10
Statement of the Central Bank of Iceland Monetary Policy Committee: Central Bank rates lowered - 27.01.10
MPC decision on interest rates - 27.01.10
R&I Rating affirms Iceland's rating of BBB-, and keeps the rating on the Rating Monitor - 08.01.10
Announcement from Moody's - 06.01.10
The ratings company Fitch Ratings downgrades Iceland's rating to BB+/BBB+; outlook negative - 05.01.10
The Sovereign Ratings Company Standard & Poor's has placed Iceland's ratings on CreditWatch with negative implications - 05.01.10

InflationMore »

Consumer prices, 12-month changes. Last value: 3%
Inflation target 2.5%

CBI's interest ratesMore »
CBI's interest rates
Overnight 5.00%
Loans against collateral 4.00%
Current account 3.00%
Exchange rateMore »
Currency 11.10.2019 Ch. *
USD 124.74 -0.31%
GBP 156.96 2.42%
CAD 93.96 -0.14%
DKK 18.44 -0.22%
NOK 13.73 0.03%
SEK 12.71 -0.20%
CHF 125.07 -0.81%
JPY 1.15 -1.06%
EUR 137.7 -0.22%
* Changes from last entry
Exch. Rate IndicesMore »
Exchange Rate Indices 11.10.2019 Ch. *
Narrow trade index** 181.58 0.07%
* Changes from last entry
** The index has been recalculated so that, on January 2, 2009, it was assigned a value equivalent to that of the now-discontinued Exchange Rate Index.
Other interest ratesMore »
Penalty rates from 1.10.2019 11.25%
11.10.19 REIBID REIBOR
O/N 2.800% 3.050%
S/W 3.000% 3.250%
1 M 3.200% 3.450%
3 M 3.450% 3.950%
1 Y 3.750% 4.250%


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