The Riksbank has long been in the practice of compiling "financial market statistics", i.e. statistical data on Swedish financial institutions and the financial markets. Since 1 April 2003 the data are assembled by SCB (Statistics Sweden), on behalf of the Riksbank. The required information has mainly been collected on a monthly basis. Certain information has, nevertheless, been reported quarterly. These statistics are based mainly on the MFI report. The MFI sector consists of banks, housing credit institutions, finance companies, institutions financing municipalities and companies, monetary securities companies and monetary investment funds (money market funds).
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Financial Market Statistics, August 2014
In August households' loans from monetary financial institutions (MFIs) amounted to SEK 3 003 billion. This is an increase of SEK 13 billion compared to the previous month. Compared to the corresponding month last year, this is an increase of SEK 153 billion, resulting in an unchanged annual growth rate of 5.6 percent. MFIs include banks and housing credit institutions among others.
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