Guide to the Flow of Funds Accounts

Explains the principles underlying the flow of funds accounts and describes how the accounts are constructed. Lists each flow series in the Federal Reserve Board's Z.1 quarterly statistical release, "Flow of Funds Accounts of the United States," and describes how the series is derived from source data. Explains the relationship between the flow of funds accounts and the national income and product accounts and discusses the analytical uses of flow of funds data.

Online: Web-based Flow of Funds Accounts Guide

Staff Studies

Studies published in 1993-present are available online. Print copies of earlier studies can be ordered for $25/copy

The staff members of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and of the Federal Reserve Banks undertake studies that cover a wide range of economic and financial subjects. From time to time the studies that are of general interest are published in the Staff Studies series and summarized in the Federal Reserve Bulletin. The analyses and conclusions set forth are those of the authors and do not necessarily indicate concurrence by the Board of Governors, by the Federal Reserve Banks, or by members of their staffs.

Online: 2000-present | 1990-99 | 1980-89 | 1970-79 | 1960-69 Print: Order Form($25/copy)

Statistical Digests

Consolidation of Federal Reserve Board statistical releases for period indicated.

1980-89 Statistical Digest, 712 pp.
1990 Statistical Digest, 185 pp.
1991 Statistical Digest, 215 pp.
1992 Statistical Digest, 215 pp.
1993 Statistical Digest, 281 pp.
1994 Statistical Digest, 190 pp.
1990-95 Statistical Digest, 404 pp.
1996-2000 Statistical Digest, 352 pp.

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Statistical Releases

Annual print subscriptions are mailed. 

H.2 - Actions of the Board: Applications and Reports Received

Weekly

Online

H.3 - Aggregate Reserves of Depository Institutions and the Monetary Base

Weekly

Online

H.8 - Assets and Liabilities of Commercial Banks in the United States

Weekly

Online

G.19 - Consumer Credit

Monthly

Online

E.16 - Country Exposure Lending Survey

Quarterly

Online (published quarterly)

H.4.1 - Factors Affecting Reserve Balances

Weekly

Online (published weekly)

G.20 - Finance Companies

Monthly

Online

Z.1 - Flow of Funds Accounts of the United States

Quarterly

Online

G.5 - Foreign Exchange Rates

Monthly

Online

H.10 - Foreign Exchange Rates

Weekly

Online

E.11 - Geographical Distribution of Assets and Liabilities of Major Foreign Branches of U.S. Banks

Quarterly

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G.17 - Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization

Monthly

Online

H.6 - Money Stock Measures

Weekly

Online

H.15 - Selected Interest Rates

Weekly

Online

E.2 - Survey of Terms of Business Lending

Quarterly

Online

Surveys and Reports

Online:
Senior Financial Officer Survey
Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on Bank Lending Practices
Survey of Consumer Finances
Survey of Corporate Medium-Term Notes
Survey of the Performance and Profitability of CRA-Related Lending
Survey of Small Business Finances

Print:
Alternative Instruments for Open Market and Discount Window Operations (2 MB PDF)
Concentration and Risk in the OTC Markets for U.S. Dollar Interest Rate Options (49 KB PDF)
Interagency Financial Institution Web Site Privacy Survey Report (232 KB PDF)
On the Use of Information and Risk Management by International Banks (57 KB PDF)

Working Papers

Finance and Economics Discussion Series

Staff working papers in the Finance and Economics Discussion Series (FEDS) are preliminary materials circulated to stimulate discussion and critical comment. The analysis and conclusions set forth are those of the authors and do not indicate concurrence by other members of the research staff or the Board of Governors. References in publications to the Finance and Economics Discussion Series (other than acknowledgment) should be cleared with the author(s) to protect the tentative character of these papers.

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International Finance Discussion Papers

Staff working papers in the International Finance Discussion Paper (IFDP) series are preliminary materials circulated to stimulate discussion and critical comment. The analyses and conclusions set forth are those of the authors and do not indicate concurrence by other members of the research staff or the Board of Governors. References in publications to the International Finance Discussion Paper series (other than acknowledgment) should be cleared with the author(s) to protect the tentative character of these papers.

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Review of Foreign Developments

The Review of Foreign Developments (RFD) series begins in 1945 and ends in 1975. Starting in August 1971, papers in the RFD series also appear in the International Finance Discussion Paper (IFDP) series. The analyses and conclusions set forth in the RFD series are those of the authors and do not indicate concurrence by other members of the research staff or the Board of Governors. All papers in the RFD series are public and may be quoted or cited. Some of the papers in the RFD series were initially marked "Confidential," "Restricted," or "Not for publication," but these markings no longer apply.

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Occasional Staff Studies

Occasional Staff Studies (OSS) are research materials distributed to stimulate discussion and critical comment. The analysis and conclusions set forth are those of the authors and do not indicate concurrence by other members of the research staff or the Board of Governors. References in publications to Occasional Staff Studies (other than acknowledgment of sources) should be cleared with the authors to protect the tentative character of these studies.

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Last Update: February 21, 2017