17 April 2012

Central Bank of Iceland holds foreign currency auction

The Central Bank of Iceland is offering to purchase euros in exchange for Icelandic krónur for long-term investment in the Icelandic economy, or in exchange for payment in Treasury bond series RIKS 33 0321. Furthermore, the Central Bank of Iceland advertises herewith for bids on the sale of Icelandic krónur for cash payment in foreign currency. The three auctions are an element in the removal of restrictions on movement of capital as set forth in the Bank’s capital account liberalisation strategy of 25 March 2011, and in the Bank’s Terms of foreign exchange transactions according to the Investment Programme for capital account liberalisation, dated 18 November 2011, with subsequent amendments.

12 April 2012

IMF Executive Board completes Article IV Consultation on Iceland

On 6 April, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed its 2012 Article IV Consultation on the status and outlook for the Icelandic economy

04 April 2012

The minutes of the MPC from the interest rate decision of 21 March 2012

Here are the minutes of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Iceland from the meetings held on 20 March 2012.