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Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 10 December 2018

Last week's highlights

Statistics Iceland released national accounts for Q3.

The CBI released the current account for Q3.

The government has decided to present a bill to parliament proposing the liberalisation of capital controls on off-shore króna holders, as well as changes in implementation of the special reserve requirement on capital inflows.

Icelandair released traffic data for November.

Fitch affirmed Iceland at A with a stable outlook

The week ahead

The MPC is set to announce its policy rate decision on Wednesday. We expect the committee to hold rates unchanged.

Markets 10 December 2018

Macro Overview 10 December 2018


Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 14 January 2019

A total of 2.3 million foreign passengers departed Iceland through Keflavík International Airport last year. Statistics Iceland published tourism short-term indicators and released revised numbers for trade in goods for the first 11 months of 2018 as well as preliminary numbers for December 2018. The real exchange rate of the Icelandic krona was 9.2% lower in December 2018 than in the same month 2017.

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