Change of date for the monetary policy meeting in July
29/01/2010 The date formerly scheduled for the Executive Board's monetary policy meeting (1 July) has been changed and the meeting will now be held on 30 June instead. The decision will thus be published on Thursday 1 July at 09:30. Read more
The financial crisis and wage formation29/01/2010 First Deputy Governor Svante Öberg held a speech on Friday about the financial crisis and wage formation. Öberg discussed which issues the social parties have to deal with in this year’s collective bargaining. Considering the drawn-out recovery and the weak labour market, the Riksbank’s view is that the scope for wage increases seems to be highly restricted. Read more
Swap line with the Federal Reserve expires
27/01/2010 In coordination with other central banks, the Riksbank confirms the expiration of its temporary liquidity swap line with the Federal Reserve on February 1, 2010. Read more
Nyberg: Time to change cash to cards?20/01/2010 On Wednesday, Deputy Governor Lars Nyberg held a speech on the Riksbank's view of the development of safe and efficient payments. He spoke about what the Riksbank is doing in this area and what he hopes various private players will do. Read more
Executive Board meeting
The Riksbank's company interviews will be published
Governor Stefan Ingves will give the speech "The crisis in the Baltic - the Riksbank's measures, assessments and lessons learned"
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.
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 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 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