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May 30, 2008 - FDIC Approves the Assumption of All the Deposits of
First Integrity Bank, National Association, Staples, Minnesota -
First Integrity, National Association, Staples, Minnesota, with
$54.7 million in total assets and $50.3 million in total deposits as
of March 31, 2008, was closed today by the Office of the Comptroller
of the Currency, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation was
May 30, 2008 - OCC Closes First Integrity Bank, N.A. and Appoints
FDIC Receiver - First Integrity Bank, N.A., Staples, Minnesota, was
closed today by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and
the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation was appointed receiver.
First Integrity Bank's primary markets were Staples and Motley,
May 30, 2008 - St. Louis Fed Introduces Review "Part II" - The St.
Louis Fed has expanded its economic research publication, Review,
with "Part II" of the May/June issue. Unlike the traditional
Review's focus on work by St. Louis Fed economists, this
supplementary Part II series includes research from economists
throughout the Federal Reserve System.
May 30, 2008 - FDIC Issues Third Quarter 2008 CRA Examination
Schedule - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation has issued the
public list of institutions that it has scheduled for a Community
Reinvestment Act examination during the third quarter of 2008.
May 30, 2008 - FRB Statistical Release - G.20 Finance Companies
May 30, 2008 - OCC Issues Third Quarter 2008 CRA Examination
Schedule - The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today
released its schedule of Community Reinvestment Act examinations to
be conducted in the third quarter of 2008.
May 30, 2008 - Federal Open Market Committee - Historical materials,
1978-2002 - The most detailed record of FOMC meeting proceedings is
the transcript. Beginning with the 1994 meetings, the FOMC
Secretariat has produced the transcripts shortly after each meeting
from an audio recording of the proceedings, lightly editing the
speakers' original words, where necessary, to facilitate the
May 30, 2008 - Agencies Release List of Distressed or Underserved
Nonmetropolitan Middle-Income Geographies - The federal bank and
thrift regulatory agencies today announced the availability of the
2008 list of distressed or underserved nonmetropolitan middle-income
geographies where bank revitalization or stabilization activities
will receive Community Reinvestment Act consideration as "community
May 29, 2008 - Vice Chairman Donald L. Kohn - Money Markets and
Financial Stability - At the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and
Columbia Business School Conference on the Role of Money Markets,
New York, New York
May 29, 2008 - FDIC and Neighborworks to Co-Host a Series of One-Day
Seminars on Foreclosure Prevention - The Federal Deposit Insurance
Corporation and NeighborWorks America today kicked off a series of
one-day foreclosure prevention seminars in five high-foreclosure
cities. The seminars will be geared toward private- and
public-sector organizations that work with consumers who are at risk
May 29, 2008 - Chairman Ben S. Bernanke - At the Federal Reserve
Bank of Atlanta Financial Markets Conference, Sea Island, Georgia.
May 29, 2008 - OTS Director Reich Calls for Consistent Regulation of
Mortgage Industry - The essential lesson of the U.S. housing crisis
is that the mortgage industry needs consistent regulation, Office of
Thrift Supervision Director John Reich said today.
May 29, 2008 - Subprime Mortgage Products - Interagency
Illustrations of Consumer Information for Hybrid Adjustable Rate
Mortgage Products - The federal bank, thrift and credit union
regulatory agencies have published the attached Illustrations of
Consumer Information for Hybrid Adjustable Rate Mortgage Products,
which are intended to assist institutions as they implement the
Consumer Protection Principles portion of the interagency Statement
on Subprime Mortgage Lending.
May 29, 2008 - Insured Banks and Thrifts Earned $19.3 Billion in the
First Quarter Troubled Real Estate Loans Trigger Higher Provisions
for Losses, Weaker Profits - Commercial banks and savings
institutions insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
reported net income of $19.3 billion in the first quarter of 2008, a
decline of $16.3 billion (45.7 percent) from the $35.6 billion that
the industry earned in the first quarter of 2007.
May 29, 2008 - The Federal Reserve will conduct three auctions of
28-day credit through its Term Auction Facility in June.
May 28, 2008 - Does Education Improve Health? - Bhashkar Mazumder
re-examines evidence from compulsory schooling laws.
May 28, 2008 - How EITC Recipients Spend Their Refunds - Leslie
McGranahan and Andrew Goodman-Bacon report that Earned Income Tax
Credits most likely used on transportation.
May 28, 2008 - Are Inflation Targets Good Inflation Forecasts? -
Benoît Mojon and Marie Diron show that quantified inflation
objectives can be used as rule-of-thumb forecasting devices.
May 28, 2008 - Reich Supports President's Council on Responsible
Subprime Lending - Office of Thrift Supervision Director John Reich
commended the President's Advisory Council on Financial Literacy
today for focusing on ways to foster responsible subprime lending.
May 28, 2008 - OTS Announces CRA Exam Schedule for Third Quarter
2008 - The Office of Thrift Supervision announced today that 62
savings associations are scheduled for Community Reinvestment Act
examinations during the third quarter of 2008.
May 28, 2008 - OCC and Idaho Agree to Share Consumer Complaints -
Comptroller of the Currency John C. Dugan and Idaho Department of
Finance Director Gavin Gee signed a Memorandum of Understanding
today to promote the sharing of consumer complaints between their
May 28, 2008 - The Effect of Taxation on Lifecycle Labor Supply:
Results from a Quasi-Experiment - Jane K. Dokko - In predicting the
magnitude of the labor supply response to taxation, the standard
lifecycle labor supply model distinguishes between unanticipated and
anticipated changes in the after-tax return to working. Exploiting
age-eligibility rules for claiming a dependent on a tax return
facilitates a comparison of the labor supply outcomes of households
who are equivalent but for the tax schedule they face.
May 28, 2008 - Are Long-Run Inflation Expectations Anchored More
Firmly in the Euro Area than in the United States? - Meredith J.
Beechey, Benjamin K. Johannsen, and Andrew T. Levin - This paper
compares the recent evolution of long-run inflation expectations in
the euro area and the United States, using evidence from financial
markets and surveys of professional forecasters.
May 28, 2008 - Frederic S. Mishkin submitted his resignation on
Wednesday as a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal
Reserve System, effective August 31, 2008.
May 27, 2008 - The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday released the
minutes of its discount rate meetings from March 31 through April
May 27, 2008 - Midwest Manufacturing Output is Down in April - The
Chicago Fed Midwest Manufacturing Index decreased 1.7% in April, to
a seasonally adjusted level of 105.7.
May 27, 2008 - Continued Housing Downturn Drives First Quarter
Thrift Industry Loss - The Office of Thrift Supervision reported
today that the nation's thrift industry posted a $617 million loss
during the first quarter of 2008 after setting aside record
provisions for loan losses expected from the continued downturn in
the housing market.
May 27, 2008 - Comptroller Dugan provides the OCC's views on an
agreement between the Office of Federal Housing Enterprise
Oversight, the New York Attorney General, Fannie Mae, and Freddie
May 27, 2008 - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation today
released a list of orders of administrative enforcement actions
taken against banks and individuals in April. No administrative
hearings are scheduled.
May 27, 2008 - Governor Randall S. Kroszner - Prospects for Recovery
and Repair of Mortgage Markets.
May 23, 2008 - NCUA - Share Growth Surges, Charge-offs Increase in
First Quarter of 2008 - Federally insured credit unions reported
significant share growth in the first three months of 2008, and the
loan delinquency ratio declined slightly primarily because of
increased charge-offs according to Call Report data submitted by the
nation's 8,049 federally insured credit unions.
May 23, 2008 - Vice Chairman Rodney Hood Dissenting Comments on the
NCUA Board Vote on New Data Collection Requirements.
May 23, 2008 - FRB Reports to Congress - Annual Report: Budget
May 23, 2008 - The Federal Reserve Board on Friday announced the
approval of an application by SNS Property Finance B.V., Hoevelaken,
the Netherlands, to establish a representative office in Arlington,
May 22, 2008 - NCUA Selects Patelco Credit Union to Absorb Cal State
9 - The National Credit Union Administration today selected Patelco Credit
Union's bid to purchase the assets and assume the shares of Cal State 9
Credit Union of Concord, California.
May 22, 2008 - Comptroller Dugan Tells Lenders that Unprecedented Home
Equity Loan Losses Show Need for Higher Reserves and Return to Stronger
Underwriting Practices - Comptroller of the Currency John C. Dugan said
today that accelerating losses in the home equity business show the need to
build reserves and to return to the stronger underwriting standards of past
May 22, 2008 - Governor Randall S. Kroszner - Prospects for Recovery and
Repair of Mortgage Markets - At the Conference of State Bank Supervisors
Annual Conference, Amelia Island Plantation, Florida.
May 22, 2008 - Federal financial regulators issue final illustrations of
consumer information for hybrid adjustable-rate mortgage products.
May 21, 2008 - Assessing the Landscape of Payment Fraud - Chicago Fed Letter
previews issues to be covered at the Bank's eighth payments conference on
June 5-6, 2008.
May 21, 2008 - Statistical Release - Charge-Off and Delinquency Rates on
Loans at Commercial Banks - These data are compiled from the quarterly FFIEC
Consolidated Reports of Condition and Income.
May 21, 2008 - Governor Kevin Warsh - The Federal Funds Rate in
Extraordinary Times - At the Exchequer Club Luncheon, Washington, D.C.
May 21, 2008 - The Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Open Market
Committee on Wednesday released the attached minutes of the Committee
meeting held on April 29-30, 2008. A summary of economic projections made by
Federal Reserve Board members and Reserve Bank presidents for the April
29-30, 2008 meeting is also included as an addendum to these minutes.
May 20, 2008 - OTS Director Reich to Discuss Thrift Industry First Quarter -
The Office of Thrift Supervision will hold a news briefing from 10 a.m. to
11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 27, 2008, to release and discuss performance data
for federally regulated thrifts for the first quarter of 2008. OTS Director
John M. Reich will conduct the briefing.
May 20, 2008 - The FDIC Issues Money-Management Tips for All Ages - Special
Edition of FDIC Consumer News Features Ideas for Different Stages of Life
May 20, 2008 - Profitwise News and Views Now Online - Latest issue looks at
insurance and asset building.
May 20, 2008 - April Economic Activity Weakened Further - The Chicago Fed
National Activity Index was -1.17 in April, down from -0.98 in March.
May 20, 2008 - NCUA Issues Prohibition Orders - The National Credit Union
Administration Board has issued orders prohibiting the following individuals
from participating in the affairs of any federally insured financial
May 20, 2008 - Central High School Captures Top Honors for the Second
Straight Year at National "Fed Challenge" Championship - For the second year
in a row, a team of students from Central High School in Little Rock, Ark.,
captured first place in the Federal Reserve's National "Fed Challenge," an
economics competition sponsored by the Federal Reserve System.
May 20, 2008 - Vice Chairman Donald L. Kohn - The Economic Outlook - At the
National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems Annual Conference,
New Orleans, Louisiana
May 20, 2008 - Federal Reserve announces results of auction of $75 billion
in 28-day credit held on May 19, 2008.
May 19, 2008 - Statistical Release - Corporate Medium-Term Notes, 2006
update - Medium-term notes outstanding at the end of 2006 totaled $870
billion, up from $713 billion in 2005. Outstandings for financial
corporations accounted for slightly over 90 percent of total outstandings in
2006 and continued to trend up, increasing $155 billion. The largest
increase in MTNs outstanding among financial corporations--more than $45
billion--was in the "other" category, which consists of insurance and real
estate firms and miscellaneous investing institutions; the second-largest
increase, $42 billion, was in asset-backed programs.
May 19, 2008 - On May 19, 2008, the Federal Reserve will offer $75 billion
in 28-day credit through its Term Auction Facility. Additional information
regarding the auction is listed below; the auction will be conducted as
specified in this announcement, Regulation A, and the terms and conditions
of the Term Auction Facility.
May 16, 2008 - OFHEO Director Addresses Chicago Fed Conference - James B.
Lockhart III talks about lessons learned from mortgage market turmoil.
May 16, 2008 - OCC Releases CRA Evaluations For 32 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 April 15, 2008 through May 14, 2008.
May 16, 2008 - Bank Secrecy Act - Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering
Teleconference - The FDIC's Anti-Money Laundering Section will conduct a
teleconference on Thursday, June 5, 2008, to discuss the Bank Secrecy Act
requirement to provide adequate independent testing as part of the BSA/AML
May 16, 2008 - Bank Secrecy Act - Provision for Independent Testing for BSA/AML
Compliance - The independent test of the Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money
Laundering Compliance Program can improve the efficiency and reduce the
burden of the examination process.
May 16, 2008 - OCC Offers Consumer Tips to Avoid Foreclosure Rescue Scams -
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency issued an advisory today that
provides advice to help prevent borrowers from becoming victims of
foreclosure rescue scams.
May 15, 2008 - Foreign Direct Investment in the Midwest - In a recent blog,
Chicago Fed Economist Bill Testa examines overseas investments as part of a
productive business climate.- Americans sometimes harbor mixed feelings
about investment in enterprises on U.S. soil that are owned and directed by
companies domiciled abroad. Yet for the most part, investment from overseas
represents a validation of the productive business climate in the domestic
May 15, 2008 - Industrial Production And Capacity Utilization - Industrial
production declined 0.7 percent in April after having risen 0.2 percent in
March. Manufacturing output fell 0.8 percent in April. As was the case in
March, factory output in April was held down by a large drop in the index
for motor vehicles and parts; strikes and strike-related parts shortages
resulted in suspended production at many facilities. Excluding motor
vehicles and parts, manufacturing production fell back 0.4 percent after
having increased 0.3 percent in March.
May 15, 2008 - Speech by Governor Frederic S. Mishkin - How Should We
Respond to Asset Price Bubbles?
May 15, 2008 - 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.
May 15, 2008 - Liquidity-Providing Innovations Discussed - New York
Fed executive offers update at banking conference. - May You Live in
Interesting Times: The Sequel
May 15, 2008 - OTS Appoints Charlotte Bahin Senior Counsel for
Special Projects - The Office of Thrift Supervision announced today
the appointment of Charlotte M. Bahin as Senior Counsel for Special
May 15, 2008 - Survey Finds Farm Credit Conditions May Have Peaked -
District bankers report that robust gains in farm income, capital
spending and farmland values are expected to slow, according to the
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's first quarter Survey of
Agricultural Credit Conditions.
May 15, 2008 - Chairman Ben S. Bernanke - Risk Management in
Financial Institutions - At the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's
Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition, Chicago,
May 14, 2008 - The Federal Reserve Board announced Wednesday that
the Consumer Advisory Council will hold its next meeting on
Thursday, June 19. The meeting will take place in Dining Room E,
Terrace Level, in the Board's Martin Building.
May 14, 2008 - Governor Randall S. Kroszner - Risk Management and
Basel II - At the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston AMA Conference,
May 13, 2008 - OTS Enhances Consumer Service - The Office of Thrift
Supervision launched an enhanced, centralized service today for
assisting customers of OTS-regulated savings institutions.
May 13, 2008 - Chairman Ben S. Bernanke - Liquidity Provision by the
Federal Reserve - At the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Financial
Markets Conference, Sea Island, Georgia (Via Satellite)
May 13, 2008 - The Federal Reserve Board has approved amendments to
Appendix A of Regulation CC that reflect the restructuring of the
Federal Reserve's check processing operations in the Sixth and
Eighth Districts, and provided notice relating to future changes to
May 12, 2008 - The Two-Period Rational Inattention Model:
Accelerations and Analyses - Kurt F. Lewis - This paper demonstrates
the properties of and a solution method for the more general
two-period Rational Inattention model of Sims (2006).
May 12, 2008 - Father Burke Federal Credit Union Closes - The
National Credit Union Administration placed Father Burke Federal
Credit Union of Bronx, New York, into liquidation May 12, 2008.
May 12, 2008 - OCC Names Ned Pollock Deputy Comptroller Overseeing
Retail and Commercial Credit Risk - The Office of the Comptroller of
the Currency announced today that Ned Pollock has been appointed
Deputy Comptroller for Credit and Market Risk.
May 9, 2008 - OCC Closes ANB Financial, National Association and
Appoints FDIC Receiver - ANB Financial, National Association,
Bentonville, Arkansas, was closed today by the Office of the
Comptroller of the Currency and the Federal Deposit Insurance
Corporation was appointed receiver. ANB Financial, National
Association's primary markets were northwest Arkansas and Utah. The
bank, with approximately $1.9 billion in assets, was chartered as a
national bank in 1994.
May 9, 2008 - FDIC Approves the Assumption of the Insured Deposits
of ANB Financial, National Association, Bentonville, Arkansas - ANB
Financial, National Association, Bentonville, Arkansas, was closed
today by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, and the
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation was named receiver. To protect
depositors, the FDIC's Board of Directors approved the assumption of
the insured deposits of ANB Financial by Pulaski Bank and Trust
Company, Little Rock, Arkansas.
May 9, 2008 - Chicago Fed's Economic Perspectives Now Available -
Second quarter 2008 edition explores education & health, tax, and
May 9, 2008 - Information Security: Application Security - This
bulletin reminds national banks and their technology service
providers that application security is an important component of
their information security program.
May 8, 2008 - Proposals for Comment - Request for comment on
proposed amendments to the Board's regulation implementing the
Privacy Act of 1974
May 8, 2008 - Supervision Manuals - Commercial Bank Examination
Manual, April 2008 update - Commercial Bank Examination Manual -
Presents examination objectives and procedures that Federal Reserve
System examiners follow in evaluating the safety and soundness of
state member banks. Intended as guidance for planning and conducting
May 8, 2008 - Agencies Issue Proposed Rules on Risk-Based Pricing
Notices - The Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Trade Commission
today announced proposed regulations that generally would require a
creditor to provide a consumer with a risk-based pricing notice
when, based in whole or in part on the consumer's credit report, the
creditor offers or provides credit to the consumer on terms less
favorable than the terms it offers or provides to other consumers.
May 7, 2008 - Statistical Release - G.19 Consumer Credit - Consumer
credit increased at an annual rate of 5-1/2 percent in the first
quarter of 2008. In that quarter, revolving credit increased at an
annual rate of 6-3/4 percent, and nonrevolving credit increased at
an annual rate of 4-1/2 percent. In March, consumer credit increased
at an annual rate of 7-1/4 percent.
May 7, 2008 - Speech by Governor Randall S. Kroszner - Mitigating
the Impact of Foreclosures on Neighborhoods.
May 6, 2008 - Public Meeting Bank of America Corporation and
Countrywide Financial Corporation - Held on Monday, April 28, 2008,
and Tuesday, April 29, 2008, at the Los Angeles Branch of Federal
Reserve Bank of San Francisco - Transcript of the Public Meeting
held on April 28-29, 2008, on the application of Bank of America
Corporation to acquire Countrywide Financial Corporation.
May 6, 2008 - The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday announced the
execution of a Written Agreement by and among Integrity Bancshares,
Inc., Alpharetta, Georgia, a registered bank holding company that
owns and controls Integrity Bank, Alpharetta, Georgia, a state
chartered nonmember bank, the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, and
the Banking Commissioner of the State of Georgia.
May 6, 2008 - Federal Reserve announces results of auction of $75
billion in 28-day credit held on May 5, 2008.
May 6, 2008 - 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.
May 5, 2008 - Speech by Chairman Ben S. Bernanke - At the Columbia
Business School's 32nd Annual Dinner, New York, New York -Mortgage
Delinquencies and Foreclosures.
May 5, 2008 - Corporate Hedging, Investment and Value - Jose M.
Berrospide, Amiyatosh Purnanandam, and Uday Rajan - We consider the
effect of hedging with foreign currency derivatives on Brazilian
firms in the period 1997 through 2004, a period that includes the
Brazilian currency crisis of 1999. We find that, derivative users
have valuations that are 6.7--7.8% higher than non-user firms.
May 5, 2008 - The April 2008 Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on
Bank Lending Practices addressed changes in the supply of, and
demand for, bank loans to businesses and households over the past
three months.1 Special questions in the survey queried banks about
changes in terms on home equity lines of credit and about their
student loan programs. This article is based on responses from 56
domestic banks and 21 U.S. branches and agencies of foreign banks.
May 5, 2008 - NCUA - St. Luke Baptist Federal Credit Union Closes -
The National Credit Union Administration placed St. Luke Baptist
Federal Credit Union of Laurelton, New York, into liquidation May 3,
May 5, 2008 - On May 5, 2008, the Federal Reserve will offer $75
billion in 28-day credit through its Term Auction Facility.
Additional information regarding the auction is listed below; the
auction will be conducted as specified in this announcement,
Regulation A, and the terms and conditions of the Term Auction
May 2, 2008 - The Federal Reserve Board on Friday proposed rules to
prohibit unfair practices regarding credit cards and overdraft
services that would, among other provisions, protect consumers from
unexpected increases in the rate charged on pre-existing credit card
May 2, 2008 - The Federal Reserve Board on Friday announced its
approval of the application of Rolling Hills Bank & Trust, Atlantic,
Iowa, to establish a branch at 502 Broad Street, Adair, Iowa.
May 2, 2008 - 2007 Annual Report Now Online - Examines market
disruptions last year and the role financial innovation plays in
fostering such disruptions.
May 2, 2008 - Does the Great Depression Hold the Answers for the
Current Mortgage Distress? - While the nation's current level of
mortgage distress seems reminiscent of the Great Depression, a
closer examination reveals the underlying causes are far from
similar, according to an economic analysis from the Federal Reserve
Bank of St. Louis.
May 2, 2008 - St. Louis Fed's Review: Federal Response to Home
Mortgage Distress; FOMC Consensus Forecasts; Laffer Traps and
Monetary Policy; Forecasting Inflation and Output: Comparing
Data-Rich Models with Simple Rules.
May 2, 2008 - Banking Information & Regulation - Transcript of April
22 meeting on the application of Bank of America Corporation to
acquire Countrywide Financial Corporation.
May 2, 2008 - Central banks have continued to work together and to
consult regularly on liquidity conditions in financial markets. In
view of the persistent liquidity pressures in some term funding
markets, the European Central Bank, the Federal Reserve, and the
Swiss National Bank are announcing an expansion of their liquidity
May 1, 2008 - 2007 Annual Report Now Online - Examines market disruptions
last year and the role financial innovation plays in fostering such
disruptions. - Financial markets have been characterized by significant
turmoil since the summer of 2007. Even as this annual report went to press
in April of 2008, credit conditions remained tight, and market volatility
continued to be high.
May 1, 2008 - OTS Submits Comment Letter on Home Valuation Code and
Agreements - The Office of Thrift Supervision filed a formal comment letter
yesterday with Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the Office of Federal Housing
Enterprise Oversight regarding their agreement with the New York Attorney
General to establish a code of conduct for real estate appraisal practices.
May 1, 2008 - OTS Advances Proposal on Unfair and Deceptive Practices - The
Office of Thrift Supervision today approved a proposal to prohibit savings
associations from engaging in unfair or deceptive acts or practices
regarding credit cards and overdraft services that violate the Federal Trade
May 1, 2008 - The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday approved actions by the
Boards of Directors of the Federal Reserve Banks of Boston, Philadelphia,
Richmond, Minneapolis, and Dallas, decreasing the discount rate at the Banks
from 2-1/2 percent to 2-1/4 percent, effective immediately.
May 1, 2008 - The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday announced the execution
of a Written Agreement by and among First Bank of Snook, Snook, Texas, the
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, and the State of Texas Department of
May 1, 2008 - What's the Role of Insurance Among Low-Income Households? -
Chicago Fed Letter looks at connections between insurance, wealth building
and preservation, and financial access for low-income consumers.
May 1, 2008 - Preserving Affordable Multifamily Rental Housing: - How Banks
Help Sustain the Nation's Supply of Affordable Rental Housing - The Office
of the Comptroller of the Currency today released the Spring 2008 edition of
Community Developments focusing on the preservation of affordable rental
May 1, 2008 - Letter to Stakeholders First Quarter 2008 Edition of FDIC'S
Letter to Stakeholders - The FDIC has issued the attached Letter to
Stakeholders from FDIC Chairman Sheila Bair, which reports on the FDIC's
activities and accomplishments during the first quarter of 2008.
May 1, 2008 - Statistical Release - G.5 Foreign Exchange Rates - The Average
Rates Of Exchange In April 2008 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
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