28.03.2017 Corporate and household deposits up 10% year-on-year in February
  • New loans to companies dropped somewhat in early 2017 compared to a year earlier
  • New housing loans grew by 10% in February year-on-year
  • Deposits grew faster than the banks’ ...
16.03.2017 One-off transactions pulled the current account into deficit in January 2017

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 251 million euros in deficit in January 2017. The cause of the deficit was large one-off import transactions for transport vehicles. ...

15.03.2017 Eesti Pank is holding a seminar on coin design

A seminar on coin design will be held by Eesti Pank on Wednesday 22 March at 11.00. The seminar is open to all artists and designers who would like to participate in competitions to design collector ...

09.03.2017 Rapid growth in exports led to a record surplus on the current account in 2016
  • The current account surplus for 2016 was the largest since independence was regained at 2.7% of GDP
  • Reinvested income is preferred to new money for use in investment
  • The net ...
09.03.2017 The surplus on the current account of the Estonian balance of payments reached a record level in 2016
  • The surplus on the current account in 2016 was 555 million euros, or 2.7% of GDP, and it increased mainly because the net outflow of investment income decreased
  • The balance for goods ...