Federal Reserve Board: H.2 Release for Week Ending April 23, 2016; H.4.1 Release (Balance Sheet) for Week Ending April 28, 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 April 23, 2016, is below.

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

Category Action Taken
Banks, State Member Frost Bank, San Antonio, Texas — commenter’s request for reconsideration of the Board’s approval of the proposal by Frost Bank to establish two branches.

-Denied, April 19, 2016


Forms Forms — final board review to extend without revision the Senior Credit Officer Opinion Survey on Dealer Financing Terms (FR 2034).

-Approved, April 19, 2016


Personnel Division of Reserve Bank Operations and Payment Systems — appointment of Matthew J. Eichner as director.

-Announced, April 21, 2016


Enforcement CommerceWest Bank, Irvine, California — issuance of a consent cease and desist order.

-Announced, April 19, 2016


Federal Reserve Board: Balance Sheet (H.4.1 Release)

The Board publishes data of factors affecting reserve balances. The digest is called the H.4.1 Release, and they are published every Thursday (or the next business day if the publication date falls on a federal holiday). The release for April 28, 2016, is below.

[Note: The blog will cover the line titled “Total Factors Supplying Reserve Funds.”]

H.4.1 Release–Factors Affecting Reserve Balances

Total factors supplying reserve funds (as of April 27, 2016): $4,519,745 (in millions of dollars). (On September 26, 2007, this amount was $900,473 (in millions of dollars)).

(See the release for further information.)