June 16, 2017 - The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
(OCC) today released new enforcement actions taken against
national banks, federal savings associations, and individuals
currently and formerly affiliated with national banks and
federal savings associations.
June 15, 2017 - Statistical Release - Industrial Production and
Capacity Utilization - G.17 - Industrial production was
unchanged in May following a large increase in April and smaller
increases in February and March.
June 14, 2017 - NCUA - McWatters Discusses Goals for Change -
Credit unions can expect more regulatory relief and streamlined
operations from the National Credit Union Administration in the
future, Acting Board Chairman J. Mark McWatters said today.
June 14, 2017 - NCUA - Board Re-Schedules June Meetings - The
National Credit Union Administration Board has re-scheduled its
June open and closed meetings.
June 14, 2017 - Notice of a Meeting under Expedited Procedures -
A closed meeting of the Board of Governors of the Federal
Reserve System was held at 1:00 p.m. on June 13, 2017, and
continued on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at 9:00 a.m. Matter
considered: Discussion of Monetary Policy Issues.
June 14, 2017 - FOMC issues addendum to the Policy Normalization
Principles and Plans - Addendum to the Policy Normalization
Principles and Plans - All participants agreed to augment the
Committee's Policy Normalization Principles and Plans by
providing the following additional details regarding the
approach the FOMC intends to use to reduce the Federal Reserve's
holdings of Treasury and agency securities once normalization of
the level of the federal funds rate is well under way.
June 14, 2017 - Federal Reserve Board and Federal Open Market
Committee release economic projections from the June 13-14 FOMC
meeting - The attached table and charts released on Wednesday
summarize the economic projections and the target federal funds
rate projections made by Federal Open Market Committee
participants for the June 13-14 meeting.
June 14, 2017 - Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement -
Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met
in May indicates that the labor market has continued to
strengthen and that economic activity has been rising moderately
so far this year.
June 13, 2017 - Federal Reserve Board announces termination of
enforcement action with Bank of the Orient.
June 12, 2017 - FDIC Consumer News Issues Warning About 10 Scams
Targeting Bank Customers - The FDIC often hears from bank
customers who believe they may be the victims of financial fraud
or thefts. The Summer 2017 FDIC Consumer News alerts the public
to common scams and provides basic tips for protecting personal
information and money.
June 12, 2017 - State Credit Union Data Show Growth Trends
Continuing in First Quarter of 2017 - Federally insured credit
unions across the country saw continued improvement in nearly
every category during the first quarter of 2017, according to
state-level data compiled by the National Credit Union
Administration and released today.
June 12, 2017 - NCUA Charters Community HOPE Federal Credit
Union - New Credit Union Will Provide Affordable Financial
Services to a Low-Income Community in Lincoln, Nebraska - The
National Credit Union Administration has granted a federal
charter and Share Insurance Fund coverage to Community HOPE
Federal Credit Union in Lincoln, Nebraska.
June 9, 2017 - Description: Shortening the Settlement Cycle -
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is issuing this
bulletin to highlight actions that national banks and federal
savings associations should take to prepare for the change in
the regular securities settlement cycle for most U.S. securities
transactions. The change becomes effective on September 5, 2017.
June 9, 2017 - Female Labor Supply and Why Women Need to Be
Included in Economic Models By Mariacristina De Nardi , Sharada
Dharmasankar - Women contribute a large fraction of aggregate
labor hours, earnings, and labor force participation.
June 9, 2017 - Changes in the Risk-Management Environment for
Monetary Policy By Jonas D. M. Fisher , François Gourio ,
Spencer Krane - In response to the massive challenges presented
by the global financial crisis, in late 2007 the Federal Open
Market Committee began a series of large reductions in its
traditional policy tool, the overnight interest rate in the
federal funds market.
June 9, 2017 - Regulatory Reform - Communications with the
public through June 9, 2017 - The Federal Reserve Board will be
involved in many rulemakings to implement the Dodd-Frank Wall
Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010.
June 9, 2017 - Advanced Notice of a Meeting under Expedited
Procedures - A closed meeting of the Board of Governors of the
Federal Reserve System will be held under expedited procedures
at 1:00 PM on June 13, 2017. Matter to be considered: Discussion
of Monetary Policy Issues.
June 9, 2017 - Credit and Liquidity Programs and the Balance
Sheet - Recent balance sheet trends, weekly chart update.
June 8, 2017 - Report to the Congress - Annual Report 2016 -
Report on operations of the Board during the year. Provides
minutes of Federal Open Market Committee meetings, financial
statements of the Board and combined financial statements of the
Reserve Banks, financial statements for Federal Reserve priced
services, information on other services provided by the Reserve
Banks, directories of Federal Reserve officials and advisory
committees, statistical tables, and maps showing the System's
District and Branch boundaries.
June 8, 2017 - Statistical Release - Financial Accounts of the
United States - Z.1 - The Financial Accounts of the United
States includes data on the flow of funds and levels of
financial assets and liabilities, by sector and financial
instrument; full balance sheets, including net worth, for
households and nonprofit organizations, nonfinancial corporate
businesses, and nonfinancial noncorporate businesses; Integrated
Macroeconomic Accounts; and additional supplemental detail.
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