The Riksbank

Picture of the Riksbank

The Riksbank is Sweden's central bank and an authority under the Riksdag, the Swedish parliament. The Riksbank is responsible for monetary policy with the objective to maintain price stability. The bank has also been given the task to promote a safe and efficient payment system.

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Asset management

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The Riksbank manages assets that the Riksbank should be able to use to implement monetary policy, buy or sell currency on the foreign exchange market and to provide emergency liquidity assistance to banks if needed.



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Film about the Riksbank building

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.