STOCKHOLM "I'm not the kind of person who celebrates birthdays," Greta Thunberg said as she turned 17 on Friday, marking the occasion in inimitable style - with a seven-hour hour protest outside the Swedish parliament.
STOCKHOLM As central bank for the world's least cash dependent economy, Sweden's Riksbank risks becoming a bystander.
STOCKHOLM Sweden's financial watchdog said on Wednesday it had to decide whether to fine SEB , which is the subject of an anti-money laundering investigation related to the lender's Baltic operations.
STOCKHOLM Demonstrators braved freezing temperatures on Tuesday to protest against the awarding of the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature to Austrian writer Peter Handke because of his support for the late Serbian leader Slobodan Milosevic.
STOCKHOLM Swedbank said on Monday its chief risk officer was leaving as the Swedish bank's new CEO revamps its structure to regain customer trust after a money laundering scandal sent its shares down 40% in the past year.
SEB said it saw no need for further action after a Swedish Television (SVT) report on Wednesday said accounts at the bank had links to suspected money laundering in Estonia.
STOCKHOLM Swedbank's chief executive Jens Henriksson vowed on Wednesday to "get to the bottom" of an alleged funds transfer from a Russian arms company, which Swedish public service broadcaster SVT said may have violated U.S sanctions.
STOCKHOLM Sweden's SEB has received a list of 194 of its corporate clients from public broadcaster SVT, a day before it airs a programme investigating money laundering in the Baltics that is expected to include information about the bank.