Iceland's failure to remove capital controls -- imposed more than five years ago -- is beginning to jeopardize investments as risk allocation becomes harder, the head of insurer Sjova-Almennar Tryggingar hf said. "It's becoming ever more urgent ... BusinessWeek, 1 week ago
1 images for "kronurs"
April 3 (Bloomberg) -- Plunging equity prices in Iceland are unlikely to curb interest in tapping the stock market for funds, according to the head of the nation's exchange, even as capital controls imposed in 2008 risk creating an asset bubble. ...Washington Post, 2 weeks ago
AM April 1 (Bloomberg) -- The failure to remove capital controls more than five years after Iceland's collapse is putting retirees at risk as pension funds hold off on investing to avoid building a domestic asset bubble. Iceland imposed controls ...La Repubblica, 2 weeks ago Krona Controls Strain Iceland Pensions as Bubble Risk Builds (1) BusinessWeek, 2 weeks ago
Release date- 19032014 - On 5 February 2014 , the Central Bank of Iceland offered to purchase euros in exchange for Icelandic kronur for long-term investment in the Icelandic economy, or in exchange for payment in Treasury bond series RIKS 33 0321. ...HispanicBusiness.com, 4 weeks ago Iceland Keeps Rates Unchanged as Krona Strength Cools Inflation BusinessWeek, 4 weeks ago Iceland Memo Reveals Governor of Central Bank May Be Replaced BusinessWeek, 1 month ago
Former Exista hf Chairman Lydur Gudmundsson was found guilty for having purchased new shares in the company at a price that was below their market value, Iceland's Supreme Court ruled. Gudmundsson received an eight-month jail sentence, of which ...BusinessWeek, 1 month ago
Landsbankinn hf, the state-created successor to failed Icelandic lender Landsbanki Islands hf, said 2013 profits rose 13 percent as adjustments in valuations pushed up interest income. Net income rose to 28.8 billion kronur ($255.5 million) from ...BusinessWeek, 1 month ago Arion Bank's 2013 Profit Slides as Funding Costs, Taxes Increase BusinessWeek, 1 month ago Islandsbanki Profit Dips as Operating Income Slows, Yahoo! Singapore, 1 month ago
(Updates with comment from analyst in sixth paragraph.) Feb. 21 (Bloomberg) -- Iceland advertised the position of central bank governor after the current incumbent Mar Gudmundsson questioned the government's intention to push through the world's ...Washington Post, 1 month ago
Iceland's government is considering potential changes at the central bank, arguing its current leadership has failed in boosting confidence in the nation's recovery amid a dispute over household debt relief. The government is looking at ...Bloomberg, 1 month ago
on your WebpageAdd Widget >Get your members hooked!