FAQ on Compliance & Governace

  • Compliance

    Is STIBOR BMR compliant?

    SFBF have made changes to the STIBOR calculation methodology to better align the benchmark with the requirements in the Benchmark Regulation (EU) and related regulations.

    SFBF is currently in the process of applying for authorisation as an administrator for the STIBOR benchmark from the competent authority, the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (Finansinspektionen). SFBF lodged its application with the competent authority in December 2021.

  • Compliance

    Provision of services toward Russian entities

    In line with the sanctions officially adopted by the EU’s foreign ministers against Russian entities from February 2022, the Swedish Financial Benchmark Facility (SFBF) and its Calculation Agent have conducted a full review of all vendors, exchange and subscription relationships. SFBF has, as of today, no Russian exposure.