Financial stability

One of FI’s primary tasks is to promote a stable financial system that is characterised by a high level of confidence and well-functioning markets that meet the needs of households and firms for financial services.


ESRB issues a recommendation on vulnerabilities in the commercial real estate sector

Publicerad 2023-01-25

The European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB), the EU’s macroprudential overseer, has issued a general recommendation on risks linked to vulnerabilities in…

FI Analysis No. 39: Are the capital buffers fulfilling their purpose?

Publicerad 2022-12-16

The minimum requirement for own funds and eligible liabilities (MREL) is designed in such a way that the banks can breach it before they breach the…

FI maintains level of systemic risk buffer for major banks

Publicerad 2022-12-15

The three major banks, SEB, Handelsbanken and Swedbank, will continue to maintain a systemic risk buffer of 3 per cent at group level. This decision…

FI leaves the countercyclical buffer rate unchanged

Publicerad 2022-12-14

FI leaves the countercyclical buffer rate unchanged. The buffer rate of 2 per cent, which will be applied as of 22 June 2023, shall thus continue to…