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 4, 2017, is below.
H.2 Release–Actions of the Board, Its Staff, and the Federal Reserve Banks; Applications and Reports Received
|Banking Supervision and Regulation||Morgan Stanley, New York, New York — non-objection to a resubmitted capital plan in connection with the 2016 Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review.
-Announced, March 2, 2017
|Personnel||Office of the Secretary — appointment of Ann Misback as Secretary of the Board and Robert Frierson as senior adviser, effective April 2, 2017.
-Approved, February 27, 2017
|Enforcement||Bank of Montreal, Montreal, Canada; BMO Financial Corporation, Wilmington, Delaware; and Bank of Montreal Chicago Branch, Chicago, Illinois — written agreement dated April 29, 2013, terminated February 24, 2017.
-Announced, February 28, 2017
2017-1913=104 Years in the Making–Dr. Raphael Bostic to Lead Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank
Raphael Bostic, Ph.D, named president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Appointment is effective June 5, 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 9, 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 8, 2017): $4,505,693 (in millions of dollars). (On September 26, 2007, this amount was $900,473 (in millions of dollars)).
(See the release for further information.)