Federal Reserve Board: H.2 Release for Week Ending November 5, 2016; H.4.1 Release (Balance Sheet) for Week Ending November 10, 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 November 5, 2016, is below.

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

Category Action Taken
Board Operations Fed History Vision Project — (1) to establish a permanent advisory group to assess materials for historical context and (2) to initiate work to develop implementation plans and cost estimates.

-Approved, November 3, 2016

Personnel Division of International Finance — appointment of Beth Anne Wilson as deputy director; Shaghil Ahmed, Brian Doyle, and Joseph Gruber as associate directors; and James Dahl as deputy associate director.

-Announced, November 3, 2016

Regulations and Policies Consumer Compliance Rating System — publication of Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council revisions of the Uniform Interagency Consumer Compliance Rating System to better reflect current consumer compliance supervisory approaches.

-Approved, November 2, 2016

Enforcement Chicago Shore Corporation, Chicago, Illinois, and Security Chicago Corporation — written agreement with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

-Announced, November 1, 2016

Fayette County Bank, St. Elmo, Illinois — issuance of a prompt corrective action directive with the consent of the bank.

-Announced, November 3, 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 November 10, 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 November 9, 2016):  $4,500,864 (in millions of dollars). (On September 26, 2007, this amount was $900,473 (in millions of dollars)).

(See the release for further information.)