Freedom of Information Office
FOIA Reading Rooms
- Pending Bank Holding Company and Change in Bank Control Applications
- Final Opinions and Orders
- Policy Statements
- Staff Manuals and Instructions to Staff
- Frequently Requested records
- Congressional Communications
- Other Communications
- Public records
- Federal Reserve Budget records
- Major Information Systems
Notice of formations and mergers of, and acquisitions by, bank holding companies; change in bank control.
Actions of the Board, Its Staff, and the Federal Reserve Banks; Applications and Reports Received
Actions of the Board, its staff, and the Federal Reserve Banks; applications and reports received.
Regulatory Burden Reduction (PDF)
Banking and Consumer Regulatory Policy
Consumer Affairs letters
Consumer Affairs letters address significant policy and procedural matters related to the Federal Reserve System's consumer compliance supervisory responsibilities
Supervision and regulation (S&R) letters
S&R letters address significant policy and procedural matters related to the Federal Reserve System's supervisory responsibilities.
Federal Reserve Bulletin
Policy Action Summaries
Payment System Risk Policy
Federal Reserve's Key Policies for the Provision of Financial Services
OIG Report No. 2014-SR-B-017 (PDF)
The Board Should Enhance Its Supervisory Processes as a Result of Lessons Learned From the Federal Reserve’s Supervision of JPMorgan Chase & Company’s Chief Investment Office
List of financial holding companies
List of section 20 securities subsidiaries
Statistics: Releases and Historical Data
National Information Center (NIC) Web site
Comprehensive information on banks and other institutions for which the Federal Reserve has a supervisory, regulatory, or research interest, including domestic and foreign banking organizations operating in the United States.
News and events
Meetings of the Board of Governors
Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) performance evaluations
Economic research and data
Statistics, surveys and reports, staff studies, and working papers.
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act data (HMDA)
Beneficial Ownership Reports
"Insider reports" that collect information on the beneficial ownership of equity securities pursuant to the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
A brief description of each of the Board's regulations pertaining to a wide range of banking and financial activities, with a link to the full text of the regulation.
Reports to Congress
Summary of information gathered by each Federal Reserve Bank on current economic conditions by District and sector.
2015 Federal Reserve Board Budget (2.6 MB PDF)
2014 Federal Reserve Board Budget (2.2 MB PDF)
2013 Federal Reserve Board Budget (1.3 MB PDF)
2012 Federal Reserve Board Budget (2.4 MB PDF)
2011 Federal Reserve Board Budget (128 KB PDF)
2010 Federal Reserve Board Budget (1.5 MB PDF)
Federal Reserve Board Annual Report: Budget Reviews 1995-2011
Currency and Bank Budgets
2006-2007 Federal Reserve Office of Inspector General budget (PDF)
2010 Federal Reserve Office of Inspector General budget (PDF)
2012 Federal Reserve Office of Inspector General budget (PDF)
2013 Federal Reserve Office of Inspector General budget (PDF)
2014 Federal Reserve Office of Inspector General budget (PDF)
Consolidated Reports of Condition and Income for a Bank (CALL Reports)
This report collects basic financial data of commercial banks in the form of a balance sheet, an income statement, and supporting schedules. The Report of Condition schedules provide details on assets, liabilities, and capital accounts. The Report of Income schedules provide details on income and expenses. This report is a primary source of financial data used for the supervision and regulation of banks, and is used as an editing benchmark for many other reports.
The Federal Reserve Integrated Records Management Architecture (FIRMA) maintains electronic versions of Federal Reserve Board records. Collections include those of general interest to Board staff, such as speeches and testimony, press releases, and the Internal Administrative Procedures Manual, as well as more specialized collections related to the Board's major functions, such as bank applications, inspection and examination reports, and Congressional correspondence.
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA)
The HMDA reports provide information regarding home mortgage lending activity, and the PMIC reports provide mortgage insurance activity data from private mortgage insurance companies.
National Information Center Data (NIC)
The National Information Center (NIC) provides comprehensive information on banks and other institutions for which the Federal Reserve has a supervisory, regulatory, or research interest including both domestic and foreign banking organizations operating in the U.S. The NIC includes the organizational structure of financial institutions and financial information for some of those institutions. Historical information is available on the structure of all the institutions. Financial information is available for selected time periods.
Uniform Bank Performance Report
The Uniform Bank Performance Report (UBPR) is an analytical tool created for bank supervisory, examination, and management purposes. In a concise format, it shows the impact of management decisions and economic conditions on a bank's performance and balance-sheet composition. The performance and composition data contained in the report can be used as an aid in evaluating the adequacy of earnings, liquidity, capital, asset and liability management, and growth management. Bankers and examiners alike can use this report to further their understanding of a bank's financial condition, and through such understanding, perform their duties more effectively.
Federal Reserve Board publications
This system includes publications prepared by the 12 Federal Reserve Banks and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. These materials are designed to increase public understanding of the functions and operations of the Federal Reserve System, monetary policy, financial markets, and institutions, consumer finance, and the economy.
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