Ekholm: Monetary policy and the exchange rate
12/01/2010 Deputy Governor Karolina Ekholm held a speech on Tuesday on the background to the monetary policy decision made by the Executive Board of the Riksbank on 15 December. She also discussed the role of the exchange rate in a small, open economy like Sweden's. Read more
Riksbank exchanges EU payment
04/01/2010 Sweden's EU membership entails monthly contributions to the EU's budget. These payments are made in Swedish kronor by the Swedish government and exchanged into euro in the foreign exchange market by a recipient central bank within the EU. Read more
Minutes of the Executive Board’s monetary policy meeting on 15 December 2009
04/01/2010 The Executive Board of the Riksbank was not unanimous in its decision to hold the repo rate at 0.25 per cent. The same applied to the decisions regarding the repo rate path in the period ahead. Read how the majority and the members that entered reservations explained their stances at the monetary policy meeting held on 15 December. Read more
Executive Board meeting
Deputy Governor Lars Nyberg will give the speech "Time to change cash to cards?"
REPO RATE PATH
Current forecast for the repo rate, inflation and GDP
MONETARY POLICY REPORT
The next Monetary Policy Report will be published on 11 February 2010.
Monetary Policy Report
Planned auctions of SEK loans
Asset management at 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.
Chat with Stefan Ingves 16 December 2009Governor Stefan Ingves chatted in Swedish on the Riksbank's website. Follow the link for a translation into English of the questions and replies. Read more How does the Riksbank control interest rates?It is the Executive Board of the Riksbank that decides the level of the repo rate. But, how does the Riksbank control the interest rate in practice? Read more Financial turbulence - the Riksbank's responseThe 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 103 37 Stockholm Brunkebergstorg 11 Phone +46 8 787 00 00 Fax +46 8 21 05 31 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Press contact +46 8 787 02 00