18.10.2018 Companies have started to borrow more
  • Companies took loans from banks and from elsewhere
  • Growth in corporate debt could be a sign of increasing investment
  • Households are borrowing enthusiastically, especially from ...
16.10.2018 Eesti Pank research awards go to Tarmo Puolokainen, Janely Põllumägi and Mykola Herasymovych

The Eesti Pank research award at the doctoral level was awarded to Tarmo Puolokainen for his Doctoral Dissertation on how to measure the performance of emergency services. The prizes in the Master’s ...

15.10.2018 The surplus on the goods and services account in August was the largest this year

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 43 million euros in surplus in August 2018. Turnover was up on the previous August for both goods and services, though faster growth ...

10.10.2018 Estonia to attend the Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank

Eesti Pank and the Ministry of Finance are attending the annual meetings of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Development Committee ...

05.10.2018 Amounts of money transferred cross-border through Estonian banks
  • The value of cross-border transactions made by customers of Estonian banks is not exceptionally high in international comparison.
  • The value of international payments initiated in Estonian ...