Tag: Swedish central bank

Swedish central bank’s Jansson says rate hike around year-end not good idea

The Swedish central bank should shelve plans to hike its benchmark rate around the end of the year. Jansson pointed to unemployment, below-target inflation,...

Swedish central bank holds rates, still sees hike around turn of year

STOCKHOLM: Sweden's central bank held its benchmark interest rate unchanged at -0.25% as expected on Thursday and stuck to its forecast that a hike would...

Swedish central banker af Jochnick to leave Riksbank for ECB post

STOCKHOLM: The Swedish Central Bank said on Thursday that Kerstin af Jochnick will leave her position as first deputy governor and member of the Riksbank's...

Swedish central bank’s Ingves says has room to deviate from ECB, Fed

STOCKHOLM: A strong economy and on-target inflation mean that the Swedish central bank has more room to deviate from the policies of the European Central...

Swedish central bank holds rates and forecast, warns of risks abroad

STOCKHOLM: Sweden's central bank held its benchmark interest rate unchanged at -0.25% as expected on Wednesday and repeated its plan to tighten policy toward the...

Swedish central bank expected to leave key rate at -0.25pc, poll shows

STOCKHOLM: Sweden's central bank is expected to keep its benchmark interest rate unchanged this week, but uncertainty about the global economy could yet scupper plans...

Swedish central bank cuts number of rate-setting meetings to 5 per year

STOCKHOLM: Sweden's central bank said on Tuesday it had decided to scale back the number of rate-setting meetings to five from six per year, saying...

Swedish central bank’s Jansson says still concern over underlying inflation

STOCKHOLM: Swedish inflation is around the 2 percent target, but worries persist about the strength of underlying price pressures, central bank Deputy Governor Per Jansson...

Swedish central bank’s Skingsley says stronger crown would be no problem

STOCKHOLM: Swedish Deputy Central Bank Governor Cecilia Skingsley said on Friday that with inflation now on target there would be no problem if the crown...

Swedish central bank says lenders could face funding risks after investigations

STOCKHOLM: Investigations into whether accounts at Swedish banks were used for money laundering could affect their ability to borrow in the international market, the central...