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, September 2014
The annual growth rate for households' housing loans amounted to 6.0 percent in September, an increase of 0.1 percentage points compared to August. Housing loans comprise 81 percent of total lending by MFIs to households and amounted to SEK 2 443 billion in September. The annual growth for MFIs' total lending to households increased from 5.6 to 5.7 percent.
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