Riksbank leaves repo rate unchanged at 2 per cent

At its meeting on 13 October, the Executive Board of the Sveriges Riksbank decided to leave the repo rate unchanged at 2 per cent.

The forecast for Swedish GDP growth this year and next year, in particular, has been revised upwards, compared with the May assessment. This, together with higher oil prices, has led to an upward revision of the inflation forecast. Despite increasing resource utilisation, inflation is forecast to be moderate in the period ahead. This is explained by a favourable co

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