26.06.2020 To take on money-laundering, banks have to invest more in smart solutions

The precept and fine issued by Finantsinspektsioon to SEB Pank on Thursday illustrated the need for banks in Estonia to develop their know-your-client systems to make them smarter.

“It is ...

25.06.2020 Businesses remain cautious about making investment decisions

The coronavirus pandemic has inflated the economic crisis in Estonia and in the global economy in recent months and is dragging on the future outlook for businesses. Economic uncertainty has caused ...

15.06.2020 The emergency situation in April reduced exports and imports of services sharply
 

Eesti Pank publishes the flash estimate of the balance of payments monthly for the last month but one. More detailed information can be found on the Eesti Pank website under monthly balance of ...

10.06.2020 It is time to move from emergency crisis aid to a long-term plan

Estonia is going through a global pandemic with wide-ranging economic consequences that will leave the economy 10% smaller than it was last year if the virus fades away and restrictions are not re-imposed. ...

09.06.2020 Exports fell broadly in the first quarter

The spread of the coronavirus and the resulting restrictions, together with the general cooling of the global economy that started in the second half of last year, have pushed the trend for Estonian ...