Riksbanken

Riksbanken

The central bank of Sweden. It issues the Swedish krona and sets basic interest rates for commercial banks dealing in it. Established in 1668, it is the oldest central bank still in existence.
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Mediatization of Culture and Everyday Life commissioned by the sector committee Mediatization of culture and everyday life of the Riksbanken Jubileumsfond provides a comprehensive overview of current Swedish mediatization research focusing on culture and everyday life in and beyond the field of media and communication studies.
However, deposit and lending margins may fall slightly as a result of the reduction in the Riksbanken key policy rate and the very competitive domestic environment.
Svensson, the Princeton economist, a pioneer of inflation targeting and recently a member of the leadership of Riksbanken, the Swedish central bank.
On the other hand, Sweden's central bank, Riksbanken, had had higher expectations and had projected the November inflation at 3% in its latest monetary policy update.
15) These regulations required permission from Riksbanken to borrow money from abroad, and a decrease in credit grants followed.
Norges Bank covered its debt to Nationalbanken by using its receivables in Riksbanken.
At the same time, a longstanding independence of Riksbanken in its implementation of monetary policy was augmented with the introduction of provisions to make the central bank fully independent of the political executive, thereby ensuring closer compliance with the Maastricht Treaty.
All these factors will have an effect on the monetary policy of Sweden's central bank, Riksbanken.
In its latest monetary policy update, Sweden's central bank, Riksbanken, projected the inflation at 3.
15 August 2011 - Nordea expects the Swedish central bank, Riksbanken, to leave its key interest rate unchanged at 2% at least by the end of the year, according to a Nordea statement cited in Swedish media.
In its latest monetary policy update from July, Sweden's central bank, Riksbanken, projected the inflation at 3.
3% for last month, the same as Sweden's central bank, Riksbanken, in its latest monetary policy update, published on 4 July.