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April 28, 2006 - OCC, Federal Reserve and SEC Issue Paper on Private
Sector Implementation of Sound Practices to Strengthen the Resilience of the
U.S. Financial System.
April 28, 2006 - OCC Releases Quarterly Journal, Vol. 25, No. 1 (March 2006)
on the Web - Includes OCC organization charts, special supervision and
enforcement activities, corporate structure tables, fourth quarter 2005
condition and performance of banks, and other policy and data.
April 28, 2006 - FRB Statistical Release - G.20 Finance Companies.
April 28, 2006 - Community Developments Newsletter Focuses on Foreclosure
Prevention - A new OCC publication provides strategies and recommendations
aimed at preserving homeownership by preventing mortgage foreclosures.
April 28, 2006 - Governor Susan Schmidt Bies - A Bank Supervisor's
Perspective on Enterprise Risk Management - At the Enterprise Risk
Management Roundtable, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North
April 27, 2006 - Comptroller of the Currency Hosts Community Bank
Directors Risk Assessment Workshop in Harrisburg, Pa. - The Office
of the Comptroller of the Currency will host a workshop for national
community bank directors at the Hilton Hotel, Harrisburg, Pa., on
April 27, 2006 - Deposit Insurance Fund Merger of Bank Insurance
Fund and Savings Association Insurance Fund - The Federal Deposit
Insurance Corporation merged the Bank Insurance Fund and the Savings
Association Insurance Fund to form the Deposit Insurance Fund,
effective March 31, 2006. This action was pursuant to the provisions
in the Federal Deposit Insurance Reform Act of 2005. The FDIC has
amended its regulations to reflect the funds merger.
April 27, 2006 - Gale Simons-Poole Appointed Deputy Regional
Director of FDIC's Atlanta Regional Office - Gale Simons-Poole has
been appointed to the position of Deputy Regional Director of the
FDIC Division of Supervision and Consumer Protection's Atlanta
Region, Acting DSC Director Sandra L. Thompson announced today.
April 27, 2006 - Reports to the Congress - Efforts of the Private
Sector to Implement the Interagency Paper on Sound Practices to
Strengthen the Resilience of the U.S. Financial System.
April 27, 2006 - Testimony of Chairman Ben S. Bernanke - Outlook for
the U.S. economy - Before the Joint Economic Committee, U.S.
Congress April 27, 2006.
April 27, 2006 - Governor Donald L. Kohn - Business Capital Spending
- At the Forecasters Club of New York Luncheon, New York, New York.
April 27, 2006 - NCUA General Counsel Opinion 06-0332 - Components
of Security Response Program.
April 26, 2006 - FinCEN and OTS Issue Bank Secrecy Act Enforcement
Orders Against BankAtlantic - The Financial Crimes Enforcement
Network and the Office of Thrift Supervision announced today that
each has assessed a $10 million civil money penalty against
BankAtlantic of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, for violations of the Bank
April 26, 2006 - Fair Lending Examination Procedures, April 2006 -
Revised Consumer Compliance booklet in the Comptroller's Handbook
makes note of several changes in Regulation B and incorporates the
"Interagency Fair Lending Procedures" issued in 2004.
April 26, 2006 - Community Reinvestment Act: Income Level, Median
Family Income - U.S. Census and Department of Housing and Urban
Development data are used to determine income levels of geographies
in Community Reinvestment Act performance evaluations.
April 26, 2006 - Beige Book - Informal review by the Federal Reserve
Banks of current economic conditions in their Districts.
April 25, 2006 - NCUA - National Credit Union Administration
Chairman JoAnn Johnson released the following statement regarding
the resignation of Hector V. Barreto, Administrator of the U.S.
Small Business Administration.
April 25, 2006 - NCUA - Yankton Employees Federal Credit Union
Closes - Member funds are federally insured and checks will be
issued within five business days - The National Credit Union
Administration has liquidated Yankton Employees Federal Credit Union
of Yankton, South Dakota.
April 25, 2006 - Comptroller of the Currency Promotes Financial
Literacy at Capitol Hill Event - The Office of Comptroller of the
Currency participated in the Financial Literacy Fair on Capitol Hill
today to promote awareness of agency efforts to educate and support
American consumers of financial services.
April 25, 2006 - The U.S. Current Account Deficit and the Expected
Share of World Output - Charles Engel; John H. Rogers - We
investigate the possibility that the large current account deficits
of the U.S. are the outcome of optimizing behavior. We develop a
simple long-run world equilibrium model in which the current account
is determined by the expected discounted present value of its future
share of world GDP relative to its current share of world GDP.
April 25, 2006 - The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday released the
minutes of its discount rate meetings from February 6 through March
April 24, 2006 - The Federal Reserve Board on Monday announced the
execution of a Written Agreement by and among The Bank of New York;
the New York State Banking Department; and the Federal Reserve Bank
of New York.
April 24, 2006 - The Federal Reserve Board on Monday announced the
issuance of an Order of Prohibition against David Cronin, previously
Executive Vice-President and Treasurer of the former Allfirst Bank,
April 24, 2006 - The Federal Reserve Board on Monday announced the
issuance of an Order of Prohibition against Robert Ray, previously
Senior Vice-President of Treasury Funds Management of the former
Allfirst Bank, Baltimore, Maryland.
April 24, 2006 - The Federal Reserve Board on Monday announced the
execution of a Written Agreement by and among Sella Holding Banca,
S.p.A., Biella, Italy; Sella Holding Banca, S.p.A. Miami Agency,
Miami, Florida; the State of Florida Office of Financial Regulation,
Tallahassee, Florida; and the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.
April 24, 2006 - Comptroller of the Currency Hosts Community Bank
Directors Workshop - The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
will host a workshop for national community bank directors at the
Park Hotel, Charlotte, N.C., on May 16.
April 24, 2006 - USA Patriot Act Extension of Applicability Dates
for Implementing International Correspondent Banking Provisions and
Private Banking Provisions of Section 312 - The Financial Crimes
Enforcement Network has issued the attached final rule extending, in
part, the applicability dates for implementing the international
correspondent banking provisions and the private banking provisions
of Section 312 of the USA PATRIOT Act.
April 21, 2006 - NCUA Vice Chairman Hood Encourages Credit Unions To
Take Proactive Steps in Managing Credit Union Members' Data Security
and Combating Credit Card Fraud.
April 21, 2006 - NCUA - Chairman Johnson to deliver remarks at
Midwest Regional Conference in Chicago, Illinois on May 1 - National
Credit Union Administration Chairman JoAnn Johnson will deliver
remarks in Chicago, Illinois on May 1 at the Midwest Regional
Conference on Reaching Unbanked People, an event organized in
conjunction with the recent launch of The National Strategy for
Financial Literacy adapted by the Financial Literacy and Education
April 21, 2006 - Class Action Fairness Act of 2005: Guidance for
Filing Notices of Proposed Class Action Settlements - Class Action
Fairness Act requires national banks and federal branches and
agencies to notify the OCC of proposed class action settlements
involving OCC-regulated matters.
April 21, 2006 - FDIC Announces Appointment of Sylvia H. Plunkett as
Chicago Regional Director - Acting Federal Deposit Insurance
Corporation Division of Supervision and Consumer Protection Director
Sandra L. Thompson today announced the appointment of Sylvia H.
Plunkett as Regional Director of the Division of Supervision and
Consumer Protection's Chicago Region.
April 20, 2006 - Comptroller Dugan Expresses Concern about New Types
of Mortgages That Offer Low Initial Monthly Payments, but Higher Payments
Later - Comptroller of the Currency John C. Dugan told a community
development conference today that new types of mortgages aimed at making
homes more affordable may offer low monthly payments initially, but will
lead to significantly higher payments later.
April 20, 2006 - OCC Releases CRA Evaluations For 22 National Banks - The
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today released a list of Community
Reinvestment Act performance evaluations that became public during the
period of March 15, 2005 through April 14, 2006.
April 20 2006 - OCC Announces New Electronic Interpretations and Actions -
April 20, 2006 - Chairman Ben S. Bernanke - By the Numbers: Data and
Measurement in Community Economic Development At the Greenlining Institute's
Thirteenth Annual Economic Development Summit, Los Angeles, California.
April 20, 2006 - The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday announced the
termination of the enforcement actions AmSouth Bancorporation and AmSouth
Bank, Birmingham, Ala. Cease and Desist Order dated October 12, 2004
Terminated April 20, 2006
April 20, 2006 - NCUA - Final Rule - Federal Credit Union Bylaws - NCUA is
adopting changes to update, clarify and simplify the Federal Credit Union
Bylaws. The changes eliminate unnecessary provisions and increase the
readability of the Bylaws by adding staff commentary on frequently-asked
questions, new section headings and increased use of plain English. FCUs who
have previously adopted Bylaws may adopt these Bylaws in whole or in part,
or they may retain their current Bylaws.
April 20, 2006 - NCUA - Final Rule - Truth in Savings - As required by the
Truth in Savings Act, NCUA is finalizing its rule and official staff
interpretation to address the uniformity and adequacy of information
provided to members when they overdraw their share accounts. The amendments
address services referred to as "bounced-check protection" or "courtesy
overdraft protection" that credit unions may use to pay members.
April 20, 2006 - NCUA - Results of 4/20/2006 NCUA Board Meeting.
April 20, 2006 - Several additions were made to the Uniform Bank Performance
Report as of March 31, 2006. To the extent possible these changes were made
retroactively. Please refer to the attached copies of pages showing new
ratios in bolded type. The changes involve a comparing the allowance for
loan and lease losses to loans not held for sale, addition of several new
concentrations of credit ratios on a separate page and new detail on other
real estate owned.
April 20 2006 - Structure and Share Data for U.S. Offices of Foreign Banks -
Structure and share data are collected as of the end of the month for March,
June, September, and December and generally are released four months after
the as-of month.
April 19, 2006 - NCUA Vice Chairman Rodney Hood Highlights the Performance
of America's Credit Unions in Helping Small Businesses Prosper - As part of
President Bush's National Small Business Week, National Credit Union
Administration Vice Chairman Rodney E. Hood visited two Texas credit union
service organizations active in helping credit unions assist small
April 19, 2006 - Launch of Shawnee Ventures LLC, a new community investment
fund to fill the gap between conventional debt financing and pure venture
capital. - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and the Southern Illinois
Entrepreneurship Center at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.
April 19, 2006 - Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Publishes
BrochureFor Spanish-Speaking Customers of National Banks - The Office of the
Comptroller of the Currency announced today that it is publishing
Spanish-language materials explaining the agency's consumer assistance
April 19, 2006 - Compliance Examinations Revised Examination Procedures -
The FDIC has issued revised compliance examination procedures that update
the procedures issued in 2003. The new examination procedures incorporate
banker feedback and results of internal reviews.
April 19, 2006 - The Federal Reserve Board announced Wednesday the
consolidation of two internal advisory committees on payments system
matters. The duties of the Payments System Policy Advisory Committee will be
expanded to encompass the responsibilities and activities of the Payments
System Development Committee, including its public outreach efforts. The
Payments System Development Committee will be discontinued.
April 19, 2006 - The Federal Reserve Board on Wednesday announced its new
Data Download application, which provides interactive access to Federal
Reserve statistical data in a variety of electronic formats. Data Download
is the first application to allow custom data packages to be created in SDMX-ML,
a technical statistical data standard that is gaining support among central
banks and statistical agencies.
April 18, 2006 - NCUA - Disaster Planning and Response - Letter to Credit
Unions - Influenza Pandemic Preparedness.
April 18, 2006 - The Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Open Market
Committee on Tuesday released the attached minutes of the Committee meeting
held on March 27-28, 2006.
April 18, 2006 - NCUA Hosts First Access Across America Summit of 2006 -
National Credit Union Administration hosted the first Access Across America
Economic Empowerment Summit of 2006 in Dallas, TX. Credit union officials in
Texas and surrounding states were invited to attend the free one-day summit.
April 17, 2006 - OCC Enforcement Actions -The Office of the Comptroller of
the Currency today released new enforcement actions taken against national
banks and individuals currently and formerly affiliated with national banks
and terminations of existing enforcement actions.
April 17, 2006 - NCUA Board Member Hyland Visits Hurricane-affected Credit
Unions in New Orleans.
April 17, 2006 - Reports of Examinations of Government Securities Activities
- This letter reduces the reporting requirements for examinations of
government securities custodial activities of state member banks, branches,
and agencies. Under AD 91-26, Reserve Banks are required to file with Board
staff a separate report form FR 1468 for each government securities broker
or government securities dealer examination, and each review of stand-alone
government securities custodial activities.
April 17, 2006 - Vice Chairman Roger W. Ferguson, Jr. - Thoughts on
Financial Stability and Central Banking - At the Conference on Modern
Financial Institutions, Financial Markets, and Systemic Risk, Federal
Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia.
April 14, 2006 - FRB Reports to the Congress - Annual Report: Budget Review,
April 14, 2006 - Industrial Production And Capacity Utilization - Industrial
production increased 0.6 percent in March after a downward-revised gain of
0.5 percent in February. For the first quarter as a whole, industrial
production rose at an annual rate of 4.5 percent.
April 13, 2006 - Fair and Accurate
Credit Transactions Act, Section 312: Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
- Proposed rule would fulfill interagency requirement that persons who
furnish information to consumer reporting agencies follow guidelines to
ensure the accuracy of that information.
April 13, 2006 - Marquette High Captures First Place in District Fed
Challenge - A team of students from Marquette High School in Chesterfield,
Mo., earned first place in the Federal Reserve's Eighth District "Fed
Challenge," an economics competition sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank
of St. Louis.
April 13, 2006 - Governor Mark W. Olson - Update on the U.S. economy - At
the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, Arkansas.
April 13, 2006 - NCUA - Agenda for the 4/20/2006 NCUA Board meeting is
April 13, 2006 - Governor Donald L. Kohn - Economic outlook - At the Bankers
and Business Leaders Luncheon, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Oklahoma
City Branch, Oklahoma.
April 13, 2006 - NCUA General Counsel Opinion 06-0326 - Special Meetings of
April 13, 2006 - Retirement-Age Baby Boomers Expected to Reshape Outlook for
Pensions, Housing and Financial Services - FDIC Analysts Report on Financial
Implications of Aging "Baby Boom" Demographics - As the nation's 76 million
"baby boomers" (born between 1946 and 1964) enter their sixties, they will
come face-to-face with the challenges of financing their retirement and will
reshape U.S. markets for housing and financial services, according to the
Spring 2006 issue of the FDIC Outlook.
April 12, 2006 - NCUA General Counsel Opinion 05-0903 - Skip-A-Payment
April 12, 2006 - The Federal Reserve Board on Wednesday announced the
termination of the enforcement action against Caisse Nationale de Credit
Agricole, Paris, France, Credit Agricole Indosuez, Paris, France, and Credit
Agricole Indosuez, New York Branch.
April 12, 2006 - OTS Revises CRA Definition of Community Development;
Updates CRA Questions and Answers Guidance - The Office of Thrift
Supervision published today in the Federal Register a Final Rule revising
the definition of "community development" in its Community Reinvestment Act
regulations. At the same time, OTS also published a Notice and Request for
Comment on proposed revisions to OTS's CRA guidance, currently contained in
the "Interagency Questions and Answers Regarding Community Reinvestment."
April 11, 2006 - NCUA -Financial Literacy Headlines Chairman Johnson's
Agenda - Chairman JoAnn Johnson addresses financial education in Madison,
Wisconsin, and elsewhere.
April 11, 2006 - Consolidation of Interagency CRA Examination Procedures -
Members of the FFIEC Task Force on Consumer Compliance recently approved the
attached revised Community Reinvestment Act examination procedures for Large
Banks, Small Banks, Wholesale/Limited Purpose Banks, and Strategic Plan
April 10, 2006 - Statistical Release - U.S. Reserve Assets; Foreign Official
Assets Held at Federal Reserve Banks - Statistical Supplement to the Federal
Reserve Bulletin, March 2006.
April 10, 2006 - Statistical Release - E.15 Agricultural Finance Databook -
Amount and Characteristics of Farm Loans Made by Commercial Banks. Selected
Statistics from the Quarterly Reports of Condition of Commercial Banks,
Reserve Bank Surveys of Farm Credit Conditions and Farm Land Values.
April 10, 2006 - NCUA - HUD Official To Keynote NCUA's Access Across America
Economic Empowerment Summit this week in Dallas.
April 10, 2006 - Delivery of Special Alerts Electronic Distribution to
Become Primary Method - On June 1, 2006, the FDIC will begin using the
electronic delivery of Special Alerts - through its free secure Web site,
FDICconnect - as its primary method of distribution to insured financial
institutions. Institutions that are unable to receive SAs electronically
must complete and return the attached paper-delivery request form to the
FDIC by May 15, 2006.
April 10, 2006 - Community Reinvestment Act Interagency Examination
Procedures - The FDIC, the Federal Reserve Board, and the Office of the
Comptroller of the Currency have issued new interagency Community
Reinvestment Act examination procedures for intermediate small institutions
and have revised the existing CRA examination procedures for small
institutions, large institutions, wholesale and limited purpose
institutions, and institutions under a strategic plan.
April 10, 2006 - Governor Susan Schmidt Bies - A Risk-Management Perspective
on Recent Regulatory Proposals - At the America's Community Bankers Risk
Management and Finance Forum, Naples, Florida.
April 10, 2006 - Governor Mark W. Olson - Enterprise-Wide Compliance-Risk
Management - At the Fiduciary and Investment Risk Management Association's
Twentieth Anniversary Training Conference, Washington, D.C.
April 7, 2006 - Statistical Release - G.19 Consumer Credit - Consumer credit
increased at an annual rate of 1-3/4 percent in February. Both revolving and
nonrevolving credit posted small gains.
April 7, 2006 - Community Reinvestment Act: Interagency Examination
Procedures for Large, Small, Wholesale/Limited Purpose, and Strategic Plan
Institutions - Financial regulators updated examination procedures to
reflect recent revisions to CRA regulations regarding Large, Small,
Wholesale/Limited Purpose, and Strategic Plan institutions.
April 7, 2006 - Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act - Procedures for
Enhancing the Accuracy and Integrity of Information Furnished to Consumer
Reporting Agencies - The FDIC, the other federal financial institution
regulatory agencies and the Federal Trade Commission have jointly published
the attached Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. The ANPR invites comment
to gather information that is useful for developing guidelines and rules to
enhance the accuracy and integrity of information furnished to consumer
reporting agencies, pursuant to Section 312 of the Fair and Accurate Credit
April 6, 2006 - NCUA - Potter's House Federal Credit Union Closes -
Member funds are federally insured and checks will be issued within
five business days - The National Credit Union Administration today
liquidated Potter's House Federal Credit Union of Jacksonville,
April 6, 2006 - OTS Sounds Warning on Credit Quality - At a speech
before the New York Bankers Association today, Office of Thrift
Supervision Director John Reich expressed concerns about weakening
credit quality with some financial institutions.
April 6, 2006 - Community Redevelopment Act: Interagency Questions
and Answers - Questions and Answers address topics such as the asset
threshold for small banks and the new category of "intermediate
small banks" in recently revised CRA regulations.
April 6, 2006 - Comptroller Dugan Tells Bankers Commercial Real
Estate Concentrations Raise Concerns, but Can Be Safe if Effectively
Managed - Comptroller of the Currency John C. Dugan told a
conference of bankers today that while concentrations in commercial
real estate lending do raise safety and soundness concerns, bank
regulators believe they can be safe if they are effectively managed.
April 6, 2006 - Governor Randall S. Kroszner - The Effect of
Removing Geographic Restrictions on Banking in the United States:
Lessons for Europe - At the Conference on the Future of Financial
Regulation, London School of Economics, London.
April 5, 2006 - FDIC Announces Final Agenda for Public Hearings on
the Proposed Wal-Mart Bank's Application for Federal Deposit
Insurance - The final agenda for the April public hearings on the
proposed Wal-Mart Bank's federal deposit insurance application is
now available on the FDIC's Web site. The agenda includes the names
of parties who are scheduled to give oral presentations as well as
the speaking times and the locations where the parties are scheduled
April 5, 2006 - NCUA - Letter to Credit Unions 06-CU-07 - IT
Security Compliance Guide.
April 5, 2006 - FDIC Issues List of Banks Examined for CRA
Compliance - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation today issued
its list of state nonmember banks recently evaluated for compliance
with the Community Reinvestment Act. The list covers evaluation
ratings that the FDIC assigned to institutions in January 2006.
April 5, 2006 - Chairman Ben S. Bernanke - Financial Education and
the National Jump$tart Coalition Survey - At the Jump$tart Coalition
for Personal Financial Literacy and Federal Reserve Board joint news
conference, Washington, D.C.
April 4, 2006 - National Credit Union Administration Issues
Prohibition Orders - The National Credit Union Administration has
issued orders prohibiting each of the following individuals from
participating in any manner in the affairs of federally insured
April 4, 2006 - NCUA - St. Charles Borromeo Church FCU Closes - The
National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) today liquidated St.
Charles Borromeo Church Federal Credit Union of New York, New York.
April 4, 2006 - Unauthorized Banking: Trinity Savings Bank, Ltd.
Nassau, Bahamas - An entity calling itself Trinity Savings Bank,
Ltd. in Nassau, Bahamas, is not authorized by the OCC to conduct
banking business in the United States.
April 4, 2006 - U.S. Regional Banking and Economic Performance
Remained Strong into Early 2006 - FDIC analysts identify flat yield
curve and slowing housing markets as possible sources of concern for
the remainder of year - Despite regional disparities in job growth
and a high degree of reliance on real estate, the economy and the
banking industry both continue to perform well across most areas of
the nation, FDIC analysts reported in the spring 2006 editions of
FDIC Regional Profile and FDIC State Profiles released today.
April 4, 2006 - Federal Open Market Committee - 2000 meeting
April 3, 2006 - NCUA - Chairman Johnson Joins Treasury Secretary
Snow Introducing Financial Literacy Strategy - National Credit Union
Administration Chairman JoAnn Johnson will join Secretary of the
Treasury John W. Snow, Members of Congress, and partner government
officials as the Financial Literacy and Education Commission
launches the National Strategy for Financial Literacy, a next step
in the Commissions effort to help Americans learn more about their
April 3, 2006 - Is the U.S. Current Account Deficit Dangerous? -
Numerous academics, economics reporters and policymakers have
expressed much concern regarding the U.S. current account deficit in
recent years, but an analysis from the Federal Reserve Bank of St.
Louis suggests that if U.S. monetary and fiscal authorities maintain
sound policies, a "hard landing" would be unlikely.
April 3, 2006 - St. Louis Fed's The Regional Economist: Is the U.S.
Current Account Deficit Dangerous?; Social Changes Lead Married
Women into Labor Force; Home Ownership: Movin' On Up; District
Overview: Job Trends in Jefferson City, Springfield and Columbia,
Mo., and Little Rock, Ark.; Community Profile: Jeffersonville, Ind.
April 3, 2006 - A Fully-Rational Liquidity-Based Theory of IPO
Underpricing and Underperformance - Matthew Pritsker - I present a
fully-rational symmetric-information model of an IPO, and a dynamic
imperfectly competitive model of trading in the IPO aftermarket. The
model helps to explain IPO underpricing, underperformance, and why
share allocations favor large institutional investors.
April 3, 2006 - Credit Market Competition and Capital Regulation -
Franklin Allen, Elena Carletti, and Robert Marquez - Market
discipline for financial institutions can be imposed not only from
the liability side, as has often been stressed in the literature on
the use of subordinated debt, but also from the asset side.
April 3, 2006 - Forecasting Professional Forecasters - Eric Ghysels
and Jonathan H. Wright - Survey of forecasters, containing
respondents' predictions of future values of growth, inflation and
other key macroeconomic variables, receive a lot of attention in the
financial press, from investors, and from policy makers.
April 3, 2006 - Statistical Release - G.5 Foreign Exchange Rates -
The Table Below Shows The Average Rates Of Exchange In March 2006
Together With Comparable Figures For Other Months. Averages Are
Based On Daily Noon Buying Rates For Cable Transfers In New York
City Certified For Customs Purposes By The Federal Reserve Bank Of
April 3, 2006 - Agencies Announce Updated Answers to Frequently
Asked Questions About HMDA Price Data - The federal bank, credit
union, and thrift supervisory agencies, along with the Department of
Housing and Urban Development, today released updated "Answers to
Frequently Asked Questions" to aid interpretation of the 2005 home
loan data to be disclosed this year under the Home Mortgage
April 3, 2006 - Governor Randall S. Kroszner - Central Counterparty
Clearing: History, Innovation, and Regulation - At the European
Central Bank and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Joint Conference on
Issues Related to Central Counterparty Clearing, Frankfurt, Germany.
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