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BIS to establish Innovation Hub Centre in Stockholm

July 1, 2020

The Bank for International Settlements, BIS, announced today to establish a BIS Innovation Hub Centre in Stockholm in collaboration with the central banks in Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. The Nordic Innovation Centre will work to deepen the analysis of technological financial innovation relevant to central banks.

Ohlsson: Inflation statistics difficult to interpret during the economic crisis

June 18, 2020

“Who could have imagined that spring 2020 would turn out like this?” These comments are made by Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson in a speech today published on the Riksbank’s website. The economic crisis has entailed several challenges for the Riksbank: financial markets functioning poorly, inflation statistics that are difficult to interpret and difficulties making forecasts.