Minister for Financial Markets (Sweden)

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Minister for Financial Markets
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Peter Norman

since 5 October 2010
Appointer The Prime Minister
Inaugural holder Gunnar Lund
Formation 21 October 2002

The Minister for Financial Markets (Swedish: finansmarknadsminister) is a cabinet minister within the Swedish Government and appointed by the Prime Minister of Sweden.

The minister is responsible for issues regarding financial markets, municipalities and counties, gambling and state-owned companies. The Minister for Financial Markets is also deputy Minister for Finance. The current Minister for Financial Markets is Peter Norman, appointed on 5 October 2010.

List of Ministers for Financial Markets[edit]

Name Term Political Party Prime Minister
  Gunnar Lund 2002–2004 Social Democrats Göran Persson
  Sven-Erik Österberg 2004–2006 Social Democrats
  Mats Odell 2006-2010 Christian Democrats Fredrik Reinfeldt
  Peter Norman 2010– Moderate Party