The Icelandic Economy – Q3 2021

The Iceland Chamber of Commerce has published a new edition of The Icelandic Economy, which gives a unique and comprehensive overview of the economy.
21. jul 2021

Will the equation add up?

Economic update in March 2021
10. mar 2021

The Icelandic Economy 2020

The ICoC has published the 2020 edition of the report The Icelandic Economy which gives a unique and comprehensive overview of the Icelandic economy. Like before, the report covers the structure, current situation and future outlook of the economy. Additionally, this year’s edition describes in ...
22. sep 2020

Icelandic Economy: 2019 Edition

The 2019 edition of the report
22. aug 2019

The Icelandic Economy: 2018 edition

The 2018 edition of the report “The Icelandic Economy: Current State, Recent Developments and Future Outlook“ has now been published. The report is a unique and comprehensive overview of the Icelandic economy. It is split into three sections, covering the current situation, recent developments in ...
16. aug 2018

The Icelandic Economy: 2017 edition

The Icelandic economy has undergone drastic changes since the financial crisis in 2008. The report provides an overview of the current state of the economy, recent developments, and future prospects. A coverage of the recent changes in the housing and labour markets has been added to this latest ...
11. aug 2017

The Icelandic Economy: 2016 edition

The Icelandic economy has undergone drastic changes since the financial crisis in 2008. The report provides an overview of the current state of the economy, recent developments, and future prospects. A coverage of the recent labour market dispute has been added to this latest edition.
22. jul 2016

The Icelandic Economy: Presentation of the 2016 Edition

The Chamber has published a new edition of the report called “The Icelandic Economy”. The report covers the current economic landscape, recent developments and notable events in Iceland‘s political, economic and business environment and Iceland‘s future prospects with regards to the economy‘s ...
22. jul 2016

The Icelandic Economy: Presentation of the 2015 Edition

The Chamber has published a new edition of the report called “The Icelandic Economy”. The report covers the current economic landscape, recent developments and notable events in Iceland‘s political, economic and business environment and Iceland‘s future prospects with regards to the economy‘s ...
15. jul 2015

The Icelandic Economy: 2015 edition

The Icelandic economy has undergone drastic changes since the financial crisis in 2008. The report provides an overview of the current state of the economy, recent developments, and future prospects.
15. jul 2015

​New edition of the Corporate Governance Guidelines now available

A new version of the Corporate Governance Guidelines has been published. The Guidelines support company boards and executives in fulfilling their obligations effectively. Additionally, good corporate governance practices increase trust in business.
23. jun 2015

The Icelandic Economy: Presentation

The Chamber recently published a new report called “The Icelandic Economy” The report covers the current economic landscape, recent developments and notable events in Iceland‘s political, economic and business environment and Iceland‘s future prospects with regards to the economy‘s external ...
28. aug 2014

The Icelandic Economy: An Overview

The Icelandic economy has undergone drastic changes since the financial crisis in 2008. This report provides an overview of the current state of the economy, recent developments, and Iceland‘s future prospects.
17. jul 2014

Cutting the Gordian Knot

The ICoC has published an English summary of its opinion piece regarding the failed banks' estates. The publication is intended to help foreign parties interested in the matter to gain an insight into the issue.
24. jun 2014

The Failed Banks' Estates

Iceland has been unable to lift the capital controls due to a shortage of foreign currency. This is in large part due to the currency need of the failed banks’ estates. Creditor expectations of domestic asset recovery exceed the Chamber’s estimated scope for exemptions from the capital controls.
24. jun 2014

Iceland’s EU Accession Negotiations

This report, conducted by the University of Iceland's Institute of International Affairs, surveys Iceland’s accession process with the European Union, how it proceeded and the status of the application when put on hold in early 2013.
21. apr 2014

The Icelandic Economy: 2013 edition

Despite substantial challenges over the past few years, the general economy is well functional and many Icelandic businesses remain strong. The Icelandic economy is based on reliable foundations and has strong growth opportunities going forward. The society is dynamic and technology-driven with a ...
18. jul 2013

Corporate Governance Guidelines

The Guidelines on Corporate Governance are published by the Iceland Chamber of Commerce, NASDAQ OMX Iceland hf. and the Confederation of Icelandic Employers. The objective of the guidelines is to improve corporate governance by clarifying roles and responsibilities of managers and enable them to ...
1. dec 2012

The Internationalisation of Iceland's Financial Sector

The internationalisation of the Icelandic financial sector proceeded from market liberalisation, European integration, and privatisation, on the base of a strong, well-funded pension system and an exceptionally healthy institutional framework. This report examines closely the current state of the ...
1. nov 2007

Iceland's Advance

The recent sharp increase in Icelandic foreign direct investment (FDI) has caught the attention of the international financial community, gaining special attention in the media of Denmark and the UK, where Icelandic businesses have been most active. Such aggressive expansion raises questions that ...
1. feb 2007