Central Banking

Riksbank leaves repo rate unchanged at 4.25%

PRESS RELEASE - At its meeting on Wednesday, 5 June, the Executive Board of the Riksbank decided to leave the repo rate unchanged at 4.25 per cent. This decision, which will apply with effect from Wednesday, 12 June, is based on the picture of future inflation presented in the Inflation Report.

Developments both abroad and in Sweden have largely followed the main scenario depicted in the March Inflation Report. In Sweden, the rate of price increase has fallen as expected, and there is reason t