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).
These statistics are the responsibility of
Financial Market Statistics, April 2013
The annual growth rate for lending to households from Monetary Financial Institutions (MFIs) has remained unchanged for three months in a row. This implies that the growth rate in April was 4.6 percent. MFIs include banks and housing credit institutions among others.
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