20.09.2017 Investments in European securities will become cheaper for local investors

On Monday the Baltic states joined the single European settlement platform TARGET2-Securities, where around half a million transactions are made each day with a total turnover in excess of 700 million ...

13.09.2017 Exports of both goods and services increased in July

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 49 million euros in surplus in July 2017. The surplus on the goods and services account was 87 million euros, which was 17 million ...

07.09.2017 Faster inflation is mainly due to food prices
  • Inflation is in line with an increase in economic activity, as rising demand makes it easier for companies to raise prices
  • Inflation in the euro area rose in August mainly because of ...
07.09.2017 The current account surplus remained large given the background of the rest of the economy
  • The surplus on the current account was smaller than it was a year previously
  • The inflow of direct investment continued thanks to individual sectors
  • Pension funds are setting ...
07.09.2017 The turnover of Estonia’s foreign trade hit record levels in the second quarter
  • The surplus on the current account of the balance of payments was 108 million euros in the second quarter of 2017, or around 2% of GDP. The surplus was driven by the positive balance of the services ...