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Emerson Collective Invests in an Icelandic Medical Fish Skin Company

21.06.2019

Kerecis, an Icelandic medical device company and pioneer in using fish skin in tissue regeneration, recently announced a $16m series C financing round. The funds will be used to increase sales and marketing in the United States and Switzerland. According to media coverage in Iceland, Emerson Collective, which was founded by Laurene Powel Jobs, is o...

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Third phase of government economic response to COVID-19

28.04.2020

Increased support for companies, extension of part time employment with government support and simpler rules on financial restructuring of companies are key elements in the government's third phase of economic response to COVID-19

Second phase of economic response measures

24.04.2020

Increased support for R&D, closure subsidies, immediate support loans for SMEs and allowance to carry 2020 losses back to offset 2019 income tax are among the measures introduced by the government as part of the second COVID-19 economic response package on April 21.

Ritið Fjármálastöðugleiki

16.07.2020

Ritið Fjármálastöðugleiki 2020-1 var birt hér á síðu bankans þegar það kom út 1. þessa mánaðar. Í Fjármálastöðugleika er tvisvar á ári birt yfirlit yfir stöðu fjármálakerfisins, þ.e. um styrk þess og hugsanlega veikleika og áhættu sem því kann að vera búin bæði af þjóðhagslegum og rekstrarlegum toga.

Brot Almenna lífeyrissjóðsins gegn 37. gr. laga nr. 129/1997

15.07.2020

Í kjölfar fyrirspurnar frá Fjármálaeftirliti Seðlabanka Íslands bárust upplýsingar frá Almenna lífeyrissjóðnum 22. maí 2020 þess efnis að heildareign lífeyrissjóðsins í verðbréfasjóði hefði farið yfir lögbundið hámark fjárfestingarheimilda, sbr. 6. mgr. 36. gr. c. laga nr. 129/1997 um skyldutryggingu lífeyrisréttinda og starfsemi lífeyrissjóða. Fjá...

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