Ingves renews attacks on ‘artificial division’ in proposed Riksbank act

Stefan Ingves
Stefan Ingves

Stefan Ingves, governor of Sveriges Riksbank, has again attacked proposed changes in Sweden’s central bank law, saying the measures create an “artificial division” and could hamper crisis responses.

Ingves said the act would create a divide between monetary and financial stability policy, even though both are impacted by the same tools, and, particularly in a crisis, it can be hard to tell where one ends and the other begins.

“Handling the global financial crisis 2008–09 and the current

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Central Banking? View our subscription options

Register for Central Banking

All fields are mandatory unless otherwise highlighted

This address will be used to create your account

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account