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October 11, 2017 - FDIC to Hold 7th Annual Consumer Research Symposium in
Arlington, Virginia - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation will sponsor the
7th Annual Consumer Research Symposium on October 13, 2017.
October 11, 2017 - Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement actions with Bank of
Gueydan and Farmers State Bank.
October 10, 2017 - Consolidated Reports of Condition and Income for Third
Quarter 2017 - The attached materials pertain to the Consolidated Reports of
Condition and Income for the September 30, 2017, report date. Please plan to
complete the preparation, editing, and review of your institution's Call Report
data and the submission of these data to the agencies' Central Data Repository
as early as possible.
October 10, 2017 - Notice of a Meeting under Expedited Procedures - A closed
meeting of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System was held at on
October 10, 2017. Matter(s) considered: Review and determination by the Board of
Governors of the advance and discount rates to be charged by the Federal Reserve
October 6, 2017 - T+2 Securities Transaction Settlement Cycle: Notice of
Proposed Rulemaking - The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is
requesting comment on a proposed rule to shorten the standard settlement cycle
for securities purchased or sold by national banks or federal savings
October 6, 2017 - NCUA Advises Credit Unions in the Path of Tropical Storm Nate
to Prepare - Credit unions in the path of Tropical Storm Nate are being advised
to take precautions as the storm nears the Gulf Coasts of Louisiana,
Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, the National Credit Union Administration said
October 6, 2017 - NCUA Posts 2018–2019 Budget Proposal - Agency Accepting
Comments and Budget Briefing Presentation Requests - The National Credit Union
Administration’s 2018–2019 budget proposal is now available online, and the
agency is accepting comments as well as requests to present at its Oct. 18
October 6, 2017 - St. Louis Fed's Bullard Discusses Living Standards across U.S.
Metro Areas - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard
discussed “Living Standards across U.S. Metropolitan Statistical Areas” at
Bi-State Development’s 2017 annual meeting on Friday.
October 6, 2017 - Banker Teleconference Series: HMDA Implementation - Timely and
Comprehensive Information and Insights from the FDIC - The FDIC will discuss
implementation of the 2015 Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Final Rule regarding
requirements that become effective beginning in 2018.
October 6, 2017 - Banker Teleconference: Proposed Simplifications to the Capital
Rule Pursuant to the Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act of
1996 - The FDIC, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, and the Board of
Governors of the Federal Reserve System will host an interagency conference call
on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time.
October 6, 2017 - Statistical Release - Consumer Credit - G.19 - In August,
consumer credit increased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4-1/4 percent.
Revolving credit increased at an annual rate of 7 percent, while nonrevolving
credit increased at an annual rate of 3-1/4 percent.
October 6, 2017 - FOIA - Chair Yellen's calendar, August 2017.
October 6, 2017 - Credit and Liquidity Programs and the Balance Sheet - Recent
balance sheet trends, weekly chart update
October 6, 2017 - Federal Reserve Board announces approval of application by
Columbia Banking System, Inc. - The Federal Reserve Board on Friday announced
its approval of the application under section 3 of the Bank Holding Company Act
of 1956 by Columbia Banking System, Inc., Tacoma, Washington, to acquire Pacific
Continental Corporation and thereby indirectly acquire Pacific's subsidiary
bank, Pacific Continental Bank, both of Eugene, Oregon.
October 5, 2017 - Promise and Peril: Managing the Uncertainty of Rapid
Innovation and a Changing Economy By Lamont K. Black, Makaylah Brookshire, Louie
Christopoulos, Alexandra Dumitriu, Andrew Edwards, Courtney Markovich, Kristin
Rhodes, Brian Wolfe - The Chicago Fed’s Supervision and Regulation Department
and DePaul University’s Center for Financial Services held their tenth annual
risk conference on March 29–30, 2017.
October 5, 2017 - Acting Comptroller of the Currency Rescinds Deposit Advance
Product Guidance - Acting Comptroller of the Currency Keith A. Noreika today
approved rescission of the agency’s Guidance on Supervisory Concerns and
Expectations Regarding Deposit Advance Products that was published in the
Federal Register on November 26, 2013, and accompanying OCC Bulletin 2013-40.
October 5, 2017 - OCC Hosts Credit Risk and Operational Risk Workshops in
Louisville - The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency will host two
workshops at the Holiday Inn Louisville Airport, Louisville, Ky., November
14-15, for directors of national community banks and federal savings
associations supervised by the OCC.
October 5, 2017 - Acting Comptroller Discusses Efforts to Reduce Regulatory
Burden and Expand Economic Opportunity - During his remarks before a group of
midsize bank risk officers, the Acting Comptroller also highlighted risks facing
those banks and the federal banking system.
October 5, 2017 - Federal Reserve and CSBS Release Findings from 2017 National
Survey of Community Banks - The Federal Reserve System and the Conference of
State Bank Supervisors today released findings from a national survey of
community bankers presented at the fifth annual Community Banking in the 21st
Century Research and Policy Conference held at the Federal Reserve Bank of St.
October 5, 2017 - 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.
October 5, 2017 - Trader Positions and Marketwide Liquidity Demand - Esen Onur,
John S. Roberts, and Tugkan Tuzun - In electronic, liquid markets, traders
frequently change their positions. The distribution of these trader position
changes carries important information about liquidity demand in the market.
October 5, 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 11:30 a.m. on October 10, 2017. Matter(s)
considered: Review and determination by the Board of Governors of the advance
and discount rates to be charged by the Federal Reserve Banks.
October 5, 2017 - Speech by Governor Powell on Treasury markets and the TMPG
Governor Jerome H. Powell.
October 5, 2017 - The Federal Reserve Board announced the termination of the
First Bancorp, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
October 4, 2017 - OCC Releases CRA Evaluations for 31 National Banks and Federal
Savings Associations - The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today
released a list of Community Reinvestment Act performance evaluations that
became public during the period of September 1, 2017 through September 30, 2017.
October 4, 2017 - U.S. and Ponca City Area Economic Update By Chad Wilkerson
Oklahoma City Branch Executive and Economist Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas
October 4, 2017 - Statistical Release - Minority-Owned Depository Institutions -
Historically, the Federal Reserve Board compiled quarterly data on depository
institutions that participate in the Treasury’s Minority Bank Deposit Program.
Beginning with the June 30, 2015 Release Date, depository institutions that
participate in the FDIC’s Minority Depository Institutions Program have been
added in addition to depository institutions defined by the Treasury.
October 4, 2017 - Statistical Release - Large Commercial Banks - The Federal
Reserve Board compiles quarterly data on domestically chartered insured
commercial banks that have consolidated assets of $300 million or more and
releases the data about twelve weeks after the end of each quarter.
October 4, 2017 - International Transfer Pricing and Tax Avoidance: Evidence
from Linked Trade-Tax Statistics in the UK - Li Liu, Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr, and
Dongxian Guo - This paper employs unique data on export transactions and
corporate tax returns of UK multinational firms and finds that firms manipulate
their transfer prices to shift profits to lower-taxed destinations.
October 4, 2017 - Own-Account IT Equipment Investment - David M. Byrne, Carol A.
Corrado, and Daniel E. Sichel - This note considers a puzzle: why has
information technology equipment investment in the National income and Product
Accounts been so weak since 2007 at the same time that financial reports
indicate massive increases in capital expenditures by IT service companies?
October 4, 2017 - A Shadow Rate Model of Intermediate-Term Policy Rate
Expectations - Marcel Priebsch - This note introduces a shadow rate term
structure model based on OIS rates and surveys to quantify federal funds rate
expectations and term premiums over horizons ranging from one month to five
October 4, 2017 - Welcoming Remarks by Chair Yellen - Chair Janet L. Yellen At
Community Banking in the 21st Century Fifth Annual Community Banking Research
and Policy Conference cosponsored by the Federal Reserve System and Conference
of State Bank Supervisors, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, St. Louis,
October 3, 2017 - FDIC Releases Results of Summary of Deposits Survey - The
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation today released the results of its annual
survey of branch office deposits for all FDIC-insured institutions. The latest
data are as of June 30, 2017.
October 3, 2017 - Measuring Inflation Anchoring and Uncertainty: A US and Euro
Area Comparison - Olesya Grishchenko, Sarah Mouabbi, and Jean-Paul Renne - We
use several US and euro-area surveys of professional forecasters to estimate a
dynamic factor model of inflation featuring time-varying uncertainty.
October 3, 2017 - Statement of Chair Janet L. Yellen on the Financial Stability
Oversight Council's decision to rescind the designation of American
International Group as a systemic nonbank financial company.
October 2, 2017 - NCUA - Shreveport Closes, Red River Employees Assumes Members,
Most Shares and Loans Member Services Continue, Deposits Remain Protected by
Share Insurance Fund - The National Credit Union Administration today liquidated
Shreveport Federal Credit Union of Shreveport, Louisiana.
October 2, 2017 - Statistical Release - Foreign Exchange Rates - G.5 - The table
below shows the average rates of exchange in SEPTEMBER 2017 together with
comparable figures for other months.
September 29, 2017 - Midwest Economy Index - Index points to slower Midwest
economic growth again in August - The Midwest Economy Index decreased to +0.10
in August from +0.30 in July. Contributions to the August MEI from three of the
four broad sectors of nonfarm business activity and four of the five Seventh
Federal Reserve District states declined from July.
September 29, 2017 - NCUA Issues Prohibition Notices - The National Credit Union
Administration in September issued two notices of prohibition to individuals who
have been convicted of crimes of dishonesty and, as a result, are prohibited
from participating in the affairs of any federally insured financial
September 29, 2017 - OCC Reports Mortgage Performance Continues to Improve -
Performance of first-lien mortgages improved during the second quarter of 2017
compared with a year earlier, according to the Office of the Comptroller of the
Currency’s quarterly report on mortgages.
September 29, 2017 - Report to the Congress - Report to the Congress on the
Availability of Credit to Small Businesses - This report is prepared in
accordance with section 2227 of the Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork
Reduction Act of 1996, which requires that, every five years, the Board of
Governors of the Federal Reserve System submit a report to the Congress
detailing the extent of small business lending by all creditors.
September 29, 2017 - Statistical Release - Finance Companies - G.20.
September 29, 2017 - Credit and Liquidity Programs and the Balance Sheet -
Recent balance sheet trends, weekly chart update.
September 29, 2017 - Semiannual Reports on Banking Applications Activity - This
report provides information regarding the applications filed by banking
organizations and reviewed by the Federal Reserve as of the most recent
reporting period ending on June 30 and December 31 of each calendar year.
September 29, 2017 - Discount Window Lending - The discount window helps to
relieve liquidity strains for individual depository institutions and for the
banking system as a whole by providing a reliable backup source of funding.
September 29, 2017 - The Federal Reserve Board on Friday announced its approval
of the application by the Bank of East Asia, Limited, Hong Kong SAR, People's
Republic of China, to upgrade its existing limited federal branch in Los
Angeles, California, to a full-service branch.
September 29, 2017 - Federal Reserve Board fines HSBC Holdings plc and HSBC
North America Holdings Inc. $175 million for unsafe and unsound practices in FX
September 29, 2017 - FDIC Makes Public August Enforcement Actions; No
Administrative Hearings Scheduled for October 2017 - The Federal Deposit
Insurance Corporation today released a list of orders of administrative
enforcement actions taken against banks and individuals in August. There are no
administrative hearings scheduled for October 2017.
September 28, 2017 - Emerging Trends in the Colorado Economy By Alison Felix
Economist and Branch Executive Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Denver
September 28, 2017 - Minority Banks and the Economy By Esther George President
and Chief Executive Officer Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.
September 28, 2017 - U.S. and Oklahoma Economic Update By Chad Wilkerson
Oklahoma City Branch Executive and Economist Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas
September 28, 2017 - The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council
published a Press Release announcing the availability of 2016 HMDA data.
September 28, 2017 - Agencies extend next resolution plan filing deadline for
certain domestic and foreign banks - The Federal Reserve Board and the Federal
Deposit Insurance Corporation today extended the next resolution plan filing
deadline for eight large domestic banks by one year to July 1, 2019.