Mikael Sarwe

Head of Research & Strategy, Sweden

Mikael heads the teams responsible for Nordea Markets' Swedish macro research, fixed income including credit strategy, FX strategy and Structured Advisory. In his research he focuses on forecasting the broader macro trends and how these impact on the various markets.

Prior to Nordea, Mikael worked nine years as a senior portfolio manager at SEB and the latter part also as head of SEB's fixed income hedge funds. Before that he was Chief Economist at JP Bank.

Mikael Sarwe

Northern Lights: Goldilocks?

Following this morning’s CPI figures, the Riksbank is widely expected to cut rates. But how can you trade SEK and Swedish Rates in this environment? Find out more on that, alongside updated views from our macroeconomists and strategists across the Nordic region. Northern Light gives you everything you need on Scandinavian Macro, FX and Fixed Income. Enjoy!

Northern Lights - Scandi central banks on hold

Our monthly Scandinavian flagship publication is out. In here you find everything you need to know on Nordeas view on Scandinavian Macro, FX and Fixed Income. Enjoy!

Northern Lights - To cut or not to cut?

Our new Scandi flagship publication. Everything you want to know about the developments in Scandinavian macro, FX and Fixed Income. Enjoy.

Riksbank takeaways

As expected, the bank delivered a copycat of the December decision, but there is food for thought...

SEK FI & FX strategy: Outlook revisited

Our outlook of an improving macro economic outlook is largely on track and data over recent weeks have improved and overall been exceeding market expectations. We expect more of the same in coming months and the re-bound to look more broad-based…