We are facing clear challenges related to the housing market and household indebtedness. We must be observant with regard to the unique combination of very low interest rates and relatively strong financial growth.
FI has published decisions regarding reciprocation of macroprudential measures in Estonia and Belgium.
Starting on 23 January, Martin Noréus will take over as the new Executive Director of the Banking Section at FI. He will also continue in his role as the Deputy Director General.
A required biennial review has not caused FI to make any adjustments to the current systemic risk buffer in Sweden.
FI has decided not to amend FI’s Regulations (FFFS 2016:15) regarding the countercyclical buffer rate. The buffer rate of 2 per cent shall thus continue to apply.