Mar 26 2018
Consumer Price Index in March 2018

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) based on prices in March 2018 is 452.0 points (May 1988=100), 0.56% higher than in the previous month. The CPI less housing cost is 388.1 points, 0.36% higher than in February 2018.
Winter sales have come to an end causing an increase in prices of clothing and footwear by 4.4% (effect on the index 0.15%). Cost of owner occupied housing (imputed rent) rose by 1.4% (0.29%).
The CPI is 2.8% higher in March 2018 than in March 2017 while the CPI less housing cost is 0.3% lower than one year ago.
The CPI compiled in the middle of March 2018, 452.0 points, is applicable for indexation purposes in May 2018. The old credit terms index for May 2018 is 8,925 points.

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Results of additional issuance of RIKB 21 0805

As stated in paragraph 6 in General Terms of Auction for Treasury bonds, the Government Debt Management offered the equivalent of 10% of the nominal value sold in the auction 8 November, at the price of accepted bids. This time Primary Dealers did not exercise their right to purchase in RIKB 21 0805. Total outstanding nominal value of RIKB 21 0805 is now 8,775,000,000 kr. Settlement date is 13 November 2019.

Treasury Bond Auction Announcement - RIKB 21 0805
Series RIKB 21 0805
ISIN IS0000031482
Maturity Date 08/05/2021
Auction Date 11/08/2019
Settlement Date 11/13/2019
10% addition 11/12/2019

On the Auction Date, between 10:30 am and 11:00 am, the Government Debt Management will auction Treasury bonds in the Series, with the ISIN number and with the Maturity Date according to the table above. Payments for the Treasury Bonds must be received by the Central Bank before 14:00 on the Settlement Date, and the Bonds will be delivered in electronic form on the same day. For an additional 10% see Article 6 of the General Terms of Auction Treasury Bonds.

For further information, please refer to the Government Debt Management website, i.e. for the description of the Treasury bond and the General Terms of Auction of Treasury Bonds.

For additional information please contact Oddgeir Gunnarsson, Government Debt Management, at +354 569 9635.

Treasury Bill Auction Announcement - RIKV 20 0316
Series RIKV 20 0316
ISIN IS0000031425
Maturity Date 03/16/2020
Auction Date 10/30/2019
Settlement Date 11/01/2019

On the Auction Date, between 10:30 am and 11:00 am, the Government Debt Management will auction Treasury bills in the Series, with the ISIN number and with the Maturity Date according to the table above. Payments for the Treasury Bills must be received by the Central Bank before 14:00 on the Settlement Date, and the Bills will be delivered in electronic form on the same day.

Further reference is made to the General Terms of Icelandic Treasury bills and General Terms of Auction for Treasury bills on the Government Debt Managementwebsite.

For further information please contact Oddgeir Gunnarsson, Government Debt Management, at +354 569 9635.