29.10.2014 Eesti Pank is planning to set requirements for housing loans
Eesti Pank is planning to introduce three limits on the issuing of housing loans by commercial banks at the start of 2015, as a precautionary measure to reduce the risks of a lending boom in the...
29.10.2014 The Estonian financial sector as a whole is in good condition
The Estonian financial sector is in good condition and most of the risks to financial stability in the next half year are small. The assessment of financial stability shows how strong and reliable...
24.10.2014 E-invoice standing orders are being used for 97% of the earlier direct debit payments
An average of one million domestic payments were made in Estonia each day in the third quarter with a value of 410 million euros, which is about the same as in previous quarters. An average of 54...
23.10.2014 Banks earned 80 million euros in net profit in the third quarter
Bank lending to Estonian companies and households was 2.9% larger in September than a year earlier. The portfolio increased by 42 million euros during the month, more than half coming from...
17.10.2014 Corporate borrowing has increased somewhat
Corporate debt was 3.3% larger at the end of the second quarter than it was a year earlier. Both domestic and foreign debt liabilities increased by about the same amount and long-term debt...