Federal Reserve Board: H.2 Release for Week Ending March 11, 2017; H.4.1 Release (Balance Sheet) for Week Ending March 16, 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 March 11, 2017, is below.

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

Category Action Taken
Reserve Bank Operations Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta — appointment of Raphael W. Bostic as president, effective June 5, 2017.

-Approved, March 9, 2017

Enforcement J.P. Morgan Securities (Asia Pacific) Limited, Hong Kong, China — issuance of notices of intent to prohibit and notices of assessment of civil money penalties against Fang Fang and Timothy Fletcher, former institution-affiliated parties.

-Approved, March 9, 2017

Platte Valley Bank, Scottsbluff, Nebraska — issuance of a consent order of assessment of a civil money penalty.

-Announced, March 7, 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 16, 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 15, 2017):  $4,515,913 (in millions of dollars). (On September 26, 2007, this amount was $900,473 (in millions of dollars)).

(See the release for further information.)