Federal Reserve Board: H.2 Release for Week Ending March 19, 2016

The Federal Reserve Board (Board) publishes a weekly digest of its activities on its website. The digest is called the H.2 Release and is published every Thursday. The release for the week ending March 19, 2016, is below.

H.2 Release–Actions of the Board, Its Staff, and the Federal Reserve Banks; Applications and Reports Received

Category Action Taken
Bank Branches, Domestic Frost Bank, San Antonio, Texas — to establish branches at 314 South WW White Road, San Antonio, and 2421 East Seventh Street, Austin.

-Approved, March 14, 2016



Bank Mergers Goldman Sachs Bank USA, New York, New York — to assume certain deposits of, and acquire certain assets from, GE Capital Bank, Holladay, Utah.

-Approved, March 17, 2016



Forms Forms — final Board review to conduct with revision the Survey of Finance Companies (FRĀ 3033s).

-Approved, March 15, 2016



Personnel Office of the Chief Operating Officer — appointment of Michael Kraemer as chief data officer.

-Announced, March 18, 2016



Reserve Bank Services Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago — authorization to provide accounts and services to Options Clearing Corporation and Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Inc., in accordance with the Dodd-Frank Act and Regulation HH.

-Approved, March 15, 2016