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Programme for long SEK loans at variable interest rate
20/02/2009 The Riksbank announced on 13 February that it would be offering loans in Swedish kronor at longer maturities and at a variable interest rate. Loans against normal collateral will be offered with maturities of 3 and 6 months. Loans with commercial paper as collateral will be offered at maturities of 3, 6 and 12 months.   Read more
Today's auction of SEK loans with corporate paper as collateral and variable rate has now been completed (maturity 3 months)
20/02/2009 The announced amount was SEK 25 billion and the minimum interest rate was set at repo rate plus an interest supplement of 0.200 per cent. No bids were received.
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Today's auction of SEK loans with corporate paper as collateral and variable rate has now been completed (maturity 6 months)
20/02/2009 The total number of bids received amounted to SEK 0.5 billion, which was also the total amount allotted.    Read more
Svensson: Monetary policy with a zero interest rate
17/02/2009 "Although it is not particularly likely that we in Sweden will be subjected to a strongly binding zero lower bound for the interest rate, it is wise to be prepared for this eventuality and to have carefully considered the monetary policy alternatives that would then be available, and which of these would be appropriate, depending on how serious the zero lower bound was." said Deputy Governor Lars E O Svenssons says in a speech today at SNS - Centre for Business and Policy Studies in Stockholm.  Read more
Riksbank publishes Material for assessing monetary policy
16/02/2009 Today the report "Material for assessing monetary policy 2006-2008". The report contains a compilation and analysis of the monetary policy conducted by the Riksbank, which the Riksdag Committee on Finance assesses every year.   Read more
The Riksbank will offer SEK loans, maturity 84 days, on 23 February
19/02/2009
The Riksbank will offer SEK loans maturity 168 days on 23 February
19/02/2009
Today’s auction of credit in US dollars with a maturity of 84 days has now been completed
18/02/2009
13/02/2009
News archive 
CALENDAR
25/02/2009 09:30
The minutes of the executive Board's monetary policy meeting from 10 February will be published
26/02/2009 09:00
Governor Stefan Ingves will give the speech "Introduction on monetary policy"
12/03/2009 13:00
Executive Board meeting
20/03/2009 13:00
General Council meeting
02/04/2009 13:00
Executive Board meeting

See entire calendar
KEY FIGURES
THE RIKSBANK'S INFLATION TARGET
2.0%
The target has applied since 1995
Read more about the inflation target
INFLATION IN JANUARY 2009
1.3%

Next publishing will be on Thursday 12th March at 09.30 a.m.
Read more about the current inflation rate
Link to Statistics Sweden, SCB
THE REPO RATE
1.0%

Applies from Wednesday, 18 February 2008. Next monetary policy meeting will be on 20 April 2009.
Minutes of the Executive Board´s monetary policy meeting
Table, repo rate
Press Release
MONETARY POLICY REPORT
The next Monetary Policy Report will be published on 2 July 2009
Monetary Policy Report
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Asset management at the Riksbank
THE RIKSBANK
Sveriges Riksbank is Sweden’s central bank and a public authority under the Riksdag, the Swedish parliament.  The Riksbank is responsible for conducting monetary policy, the objective of which is to maintain a low and stable level of inflation. The Bank also has the task of ensuring that payments in the economy can be made safely and efficiently.
The Riksbank's company interviews
Companies predict weaker economic climate. This is revealed in the Riksbank's interview survey. Read more
Financial turbulence - the Riksbank's response
The Riksbank has taken a number of actions as a result of the current financial turbulence. This page contains links to the information that we have published in connection with this.Read more
Questions and answers on the financial turmoil - updated on 17 December
The Riksbank has compiled a number of questions and answers to explain our role in dealing with the prevailing financial turmoil. The page is updated with questions and answers regularly. Read more
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