Federal Reserve Board: H.2 Release for Week Ending February 25, 2017; H.4.1 Release (Balance Sheet) for Week Ending March 2, 2017

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 February 25, 2017, 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 PlainsCapital Bank, Dallas, Texas — to establish branches at One Cowboys Way, Frisco, and 6635 Cowboys Way.

-Approved, February 23, 2017

Bank Holding Companies F.N.B. Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania — to merge with Yadkin Financial Corporation, Raleigh, North Carolina, and thereby indirectly acquire Yadkin Bank, Statesville.

-Approved, February 23, 2017

Regulations and Policies Regulation I (Issue and Cancellation of Federal Reserve Bank Capital Stock) — final rule to apply an inflation adjustment to the asset threshold at which banks are subject to different dividend rates for their Federal Reserve Bank stock.

-Announced, February 22, 2017

Enforcement Commerce Bancshares, Inc., Nolensville, Tennessee — written agreement dated February 8, 2012, terminated February 21, 2017.

-Announced, February 23, 2017

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 March 2, 2017, 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 March 1, 2017):  $4,504,274 (in millions of dollars). (On September 26, 2007, this amount was $900,473 (in millions of dollars)).

(See the release for further information.)