Riksbanken Play

11/02/2019 Financial stability, Notes and coins

The Riksbank's e-krona project

1min 12s

The use of banknotes and coins is declining in society. At the same time, technological advances with regard to electronic money and payment methods are proceeding rapidly. The Riksbank is therefore investigating whether Swedish kronor need to be made available in electronic form, the so-called e-krona.