New evaluation of the Swedish financial sector

International Monetary Fund (IMF), conducted for the third time an evaluation of the Swedish financial sector and the authorities’ work on financial stability. The IMF describes the deficiencies and risks that have been identified and a number of recommendations.

IMF points out, in its report, the importance of a ceiling for the debt ratio imposed to offset the risks they see with household debt, they also believe that a leverage ratio for banks would further strengthen the resistance of the financial system.

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Source: IMF 2016