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Icelandic Economic Weekly: Monday 25 March 2019

Last week's highlights

The MPC held policy rates unchanged on Wednesday. This was in line with our expectations.

Statistics Iceland released final data on R&D expenditures in 2017.

S&P revised Landsvirkjun’s rating outlook from stable to positive.

The Icelandic population grew by 2.4% last year.

The week ahead

On Wednesday, Statistics Iceland will release CPI numbers for February. We expect a 0.5% increase between months and the headline inflation to be 2.9% y/y.

On Friday, the CBI will release its quarterly Economic Indicators.

Markets 25 March 2019

Macro Overview 25 March 2019