Economic Policy

Indó – Reinventing Banking

Indo is the first challenger bank in Iceland to have received a banking license. The founders will be hosting a meetup in partnership with Startup Iceland on May 12th to share their experience.

Bring your work to Iceland

The Government of Iceland announced that non-EEA citizens can bring their work to Iceland. They just need to show proof of work and health insurance. This is fantastic news for the Startup Community in Iceland and for Founders.

Work.In.Iceland is a new one-stop-shop for professionals wanting to migrate to Iceland or companies looking to hire professionals. It is very positive step and a power law moment.

Back to the Future in Iceland

Iceland release all of the currency controls that was established after the financial collapse. Risk of monetary instability significantly reduced in Iceland

Startup Iceland 2017

Startup Iceland 2017 theme is Personal Data, Health, Wellness and Technology. Bringing VCs, coaches and founders to meet, learn and build a better world.

Free to Choose

The last couple of days I have been immersed in reading, listening and re-reading the works based on Ayn Rand …

Iceland vs Hedge Funds

Iceland has been under a currency control regime since the financial collapse in 2008. This week there is a showdown, …

Economics Shimeconomics

The financial markets generally are unpredictable. So that one has to have different scenarios… The idea that you can actually …

Back to the Future

I love Yogi Berra‘s quotes: The future ain’t what it used to be. Yogi Berra – wise man this Yogi …

Why is Policy Important

Policy frameworks are extremely important because it defines the rules of engagement. It provides the incentives and drivers for participants …