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 June 25, 2016, is below.
H.2 Release–Actions of the Board, Its Staff, and the Federal Reserve Banks; Applications and Reports Received
|Testimony and Statements||Monetary Policy — statement by Chair Yellen before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on June 21 and the House Committee on Financial Services on June 22, 2016, on the semiannual monetary policy report to the Congress.
-Published, June 21, 2016
|Banking Supervision and Regulation||Supervisory Stress Tests — 2016 results.
-Announced, June 23, 2016
|Personnel||Division of Banking Supervision and Regulation — appointment of Mary Aiken and Michael Hsu as associate directors; David Lynch, Molly Mahar, Catherine Piche, and Suzanne Williams as deputy associate directors, and Keith Ligon as assistant director.
-Announced, June 20, 2016
Division of Consumer and Community Affairs — appointment of Carol Evans as associate director and David Buchholz and Marisa Reid as deputy associate directors.
-Announced, June 21, 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 June 30, 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 June 29, 2016): $4,511,153 (in millions of dollars). (On September 26, 2007, this amount was $900,473 (in millions of dollars)).
(See the release for further information.)