09.12.2016 The Estonian current account remains in surplus
  • The current account surplus diminished in the first half of the year, but in the third quarter it was again bigger than at the same time last year
  • One cause of the increase in the surplus ...
09.12.2016 The surplus on the current account of the Estonian balance of payments reached a record level in the third quarter
  • The current account surplus was 289 million euros in the third quarter of 2016, or 5.5% of GDP, having been 3.3% of GDP in the third quarter of 2015. The increase in the surplus was backed by growth ...
09.12.2016 Direct investment abroad by companies increased in the third quarter
  • The net outflow of 254 million euros of capital was due to direct investment by non-financial companies in companies based abroad and to repayments of trade credit
  • The net investment ...
07.12.2016 Inflation continues to rise
  • The price of fuel has lifted inflation and will continue to have an effect
  • Cheaper imports and slower growth in demand have kept inflation in check

Yearly growth in consumer ...

06.12.2016 It is planned that payments will be start to be made in real time by the end of 2017

At a meeting today of the Estonian Payment Environment Forum in Eesti Pank, the commercial banks confirmed that interbank payments have been being made earlier in the morning since 21 November 2016. ...