Standard & Poor’s revised its outlook on Íslandsbanki to positive from stable. The bank’s ratings were affirmed at BB+/B.
Today, a shareholders' meeting of Íslandsbanki hf. decided to reduce the number of members of the Board of Directors from nine to seven.
Björgvin Ingi Olafsson has been appointed Managing Director of Relationship Banking at Íslandsbanki.
VÍB, Íslandsbanki‘s wealth management division, provided in September a venue for a very interesting debate about the future of energy export from Iceland.
The 31st Reykjavik Marathon was held on the 23rd of August and there have never been as many registered participants.
Profit after tax was ISK 6.4bn in 2Q14 (2Q13: ISK 6.6bn), and ISK 14.7bn in1H14 (1H13: ISK 11.2bn)
Registration for the 2014 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon is in full swing and 7.880 participants are already registered for the race, 7% more than at the same time last year.
Kringlan branch has been transformed into a new ATM Service Centre. Located on the 1st floor of Kringlan shopping centre, these new ATMs, will allow customers to do most of their day-to-day banking activities, e.g. withdraw cash, make deposits, transfer between accounts, make balance enquiries and pay bills.
The 2014 Íslandsbanki Reykjavík Marathon is nearby. The race takes place on Saturday August 23rd and will be the 31st Reykjavík Marathon
Euromoney magazine has ranked Íslandsbanki as the best bank in Iceland for the second year in a row. Furthermore, Euromoney has ranked Íslandsbanki as the best investment bank in Iceland.