Applies from 22 February 2017.
The decision will be taken at the monetary policy meeting on 26 April 2017
Read the press release about the latest repo rate decision.
The Riksbank's activities 2016 – continued expansionary monetary policy.
Helps Swedes empty their piggybanks of coins worth SEK 2.3 billion.
Every household has SEK 514 in coins – in six months, the older coins will become invalid
Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley summarizing her speech "Should the Riksbank issue e-krona?".
Organizer: FinTech Stockholm 2016
Read the entire speech [pdf]
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Sveriges Riksbank and the International Monetary Fund are jointly hosting a conference to share knowledge and experience in the evolving field of macroprudential policy. The conference Macroprudential Policy—Implementation and Interaction with other Policies in Stockholm on 13-14 November, will bring together representatives of national authorities and international organizations.
See the conference with slides
Financial stabilityMonetary policy
About the Riksbank's activities and role in the Swedish economy.
Financial stabilityMonetary policyNotes and coinsThe Riksbank
What is monetary policy and how does it affect me?
Monetary policyThe Riksbank
Financial stability, Speeches
Skingsley: Should the Riksbank issue e-krona? (3 min 3 sek)
Financial stability, Monetary policy
Macroprudential policy conference - Stockholm 13 November 2014 (8 h 37 min)
Financial stability, Monetary policy, Notes and coins, The Riksbank
What does the Riksbank do? (5 min 38 sek)
Monetary policy, The Riksbank
What is monetary policy? (4 min 8 sek)
There is a lot of interest in the Riksbank building, both in Sweden and internationally. For this reason the Riksbank has produced a film about the architecture and history of the building.
What is inflation? How does it occur?
Film about the Riksbank building (8 min 58 sek)
What is inflation? (4 min 8 sek)
Vertical purple security strip with three windows. The windows feature images that move and alternate motif between KR and a royal crown when you tilt the banknote.
Notes and coins
Colour-shifting image linked to the person portrayed on the banknote, in this case an olive branch. The banknote's denomination, 1,000, is also shown in the image. The image and the denomination gradually change colour between gold and green when you tilt the banknote.
Notes and coins
Security strip , 1,000-krona banknote
Colour-shifting image, 1,000-krona banknote
Riksbank as workplace (2 min 38 sek)
At the Riksbank, economic research is carried out in many areas significant to the Riksbank's activities.
Are you considering a career at the Riksbank? See our vacant positions and meet some of us who work here.