The establishment of the portal www.bonds.is
on 30 April 2001 has aim of raising the profile of the Icelandic Bond Market and the awareness of the Icelandic Economy.
The project was established in light of increased interest from foreign investors and researchers. Behind the project are the two largest issuers in the Government backed bond market, i.e. the Government Debt Management
and the Housing Financing Fund
, and all Primary dealers, i.e. Islandsbanki, Arion Bank, Landsbankinn, and Kvika Bank. Other partners are Nasdaq Iceland exchange and Nasdaq DSD Iceland.
The objectives of the project are to:
- Ensure that all relevant information on the Icelandic Bond market is available in English for foreign investors.
Provide foreign investors easy access to up-to-date information on the Icelandic market.
Strengthen information sources for foreign investors.
Increase knowledge about the Icelandic Bond market.
Increase participation of foreign investors in the Icelandic Bond market.
This website is hosted and maintained by the Government Debt Management, Central Bank of Iceland.