Federal Reserve Board: H.2 Release for Week Ending May 13, 2017; H.4.1 Release (Balance Sheet) for Week Ending May 18, 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 May 13, 2017, is below.

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

Category Action Taken
Monetary and Financial Policy Term Deposit Facility — floating-rate offering of seven-day term deposits with an early withdrawal feature, same-day settlement, and a maximum tender amount of $1 billion on May 18, 2017.

-Announced, May 11, 2017


Personnel Division of Financial Management — appointment of Ricardo Aguilera as director and chief financial officer.

-Announced, May 8, 2017


Enforcement First Carolina Bancshares, M.H.C., Walterboro, South Carolina — supervisory agreement issued by the Office of Thrift Supervision dated February 17, 2011, terminated May 9, 2017.

-Announced, May 11, 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 May 18, 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 May 17, 2017):  $4,513,622 (in millions of dollars). (On September 26, 2007, this amount was $900,473 (in millions of dollars)).

(See the release for further information.)