• The Icelandic Economy: An Overview

    The Icelandic economy has undergone drastic changes since the financial crisis in 2008. This report provides an overview of the current state of the economy, recent developments, and Iceland‘s future prospects.

  • The Failed Banks' Estates

    Iceland has been unable to lift the capital controls due to a shortage of foreign currency. This is in large part due to the currency need of the failed banks’ estates. Creditor expectations of domestic asset recovery exceed the Chamber’s estimated scope for exemptions from the capital controls.

  • Iceland’s EU Accession Negotiations

    This report, conducted by the University of Iceland's Institute of International Affairs, surveys Iceland’s accession process with the European Union, how it proceeded and the status of the application when put on hold in early 2013.

  • Corporate Governance Guidelines

    The Guidelines on Corporate Governance are published by the Iceland Chamber of Commerce, NASDAQ OMX Iceland hf. and the Confederation of Icelandic Employers. The objective of the guidelines is to improve corporate governance by clarifying roles and responsibilities of managers and enable them to uphold the interest of all stakeholders.

News

17.07.2014

Website under construction

Website under construction

The English version of the ICoC website is currently transitioning to a new version. Some functionality and hyperlinks may be broken during this time.

13.07.2014

Opening hours 14 July - 8 August

Opening hours 14 July -  8 August

The opening hours of the Chamber offices will be reducred from 14 July to 8 August. During the period, opening hours will be from 9am to 2pm. Regular opening hours (from 8am to 4pm) will resume on 9 August.

12.02.2014

ICoC Business Forum 2014

ICoC Business Forum 2014

Over 400 people from the Icelandic business community participated in the Icelandic Chamber of Commerce’s (ICoC) annual Business Conference (Viðskiptaþing) that took place at Hilton Reykjavík Nordica on February 12th. This year, the focus was set on the International sector and how to build up and foster its development. The Chamber concomitantly published a report that illustrated the main challenges and opportunities for the International sector.

Publications

17.07.2014 | Reports

The Icelandic Economy: An Overview

The Icelandic Economy: An Overview

The Icelandic economy has undergone drastic changes since the financial crisis in 2008. This report provides an overview of the current state of the economy, recent developments, and Iceland‘s future prospects.

24.06.2014 | Presentations

The Failed Banks' Estates

The Failed Banks' Estates

Iceland has been unable to lift the capital controls due to a shortage of foreign currency. This is in large part due to the currency need of the failed banks’ estates. Creditor expectations of domestic asset recovery exceed the Chamber’s estimated scope for exemptions from the capital controls.

21.04.2014 | Presentations

Iceland’s EU Accession Negotiations

Iceland’s EU Accession Negotiations

This report, conducted by the University of Iceland's Institute of International Affairs, surveys Iceland’s accession process with the European Union, how it proceeded and the status of the application when put on hold in early 2013.