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FRB Notification - January 18, 2017: Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization G 17

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    federalreserve.gov     Release Date: January 18, 2017 Industrial production rose 0.8 percent in December after falling 0.7 percent in November. For the fourth quarter as a whole, the index slipped 0.6 percent at an annual rate. In December,

Testimony by Chair Yellen on semiannual Monetary Policy Report - June 21, 2016: FRB Notification

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FRB Beige Book - June 1, 2016: : Summary of Commentary on Current Economic Conditions by Federal Reserve District

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 Beige Book Commonly known as the Beige Book, this report is published eight times per year. Each Federal Reserve Bank gathers anecdotal information on current economic conditions in its District through reports from Bank and Branch directors and interviews with key business contacts, economists, market experts, and other sources. The Beige Book summarizes this information by District and sector. An overall summary of the twelve district reports is prepared by a designated Federal Reserve Bank on a rotating basis. 2016 January 13 HTML | PDF March 02 HTML | PDF April 13 HTML | PDF June 01 HTML | PDF July 13 September 07 October 19 November 30 Last update: June

FRB Notification - May 26, 2016: Speech - Powell, Recent Economic Developments, the Productive Potential of the Economy, and Monetary Policy

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federalreserve.gov Governor Jerome H. Powell At the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, D.C. May 26, 2016 Recent Economic Developments, the Productive Potential of the Economy, and Monetary Policy Thank you for the opportunity to speak here today. I will begin by reviewing recent economic developments and then turn to supply-side considerations, such as the level of potential output and the potential growth of our economy. I will conclude with a discussion of monetary policy. As always, the views I express here today are mine alone. Recent Developments and the State of the Economy The U.S. economy has improved steadily since the recovery began seven years ago. Our economy is now 10 percent larger than at its previous peak in 2007. Employment has surpassed its 2008 peak by 5 million workers, and the unemployment rate has fallen from 10 percent

FRB Notification - May 19, 2016: Federal Reserve announces results of offering of seven-day term deposits on May 19.

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Press Release On May 19, 2016, the Federal Reserve conducted a floating-rate offering of term deposits through its Term Deposit Facility. The operation offered seven-day term deposits with the rate set equal to the sum of the interest rate paid on excess reserves plus a fixed spread of 1 basis point.

FRB Notification - May 19, 2016: Vice Chairman Stanley Fisher Speech.

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FRB Notification: Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey: April 2016 - Last Update May 2, 2016

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  federalreserve.gov   April 2016 The April 2016 Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on Bank Lending Practices Current survey | Full report (826 KB PDF) Table 1

FRB Notification - March 7, 2016: Speech by Vice Chairman Fischer on Reflections on Macroeconomics Then and Now.

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Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer At the "Policy Challenges in an Interconnected World" 32nd Annual National Association for Business Economics Economic Policy Conference, Washington, D.C. March 7, 2016 Reflections on Macroeconomics Then and Now

FRB Notification - February 18, 2016: Federal Reserve Board Announces Termination of Enforcement Action

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Release Date: February 18, 2016 The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday announced the termination of the enforcement action listed below: Centrue Financial Corporation, Clayton, Missouri and Centrue Bank, Streator, Illinois Written Agreement issued December 18, 2009 Terminated February 16, 2016 Search of Federal Reserve enforcement actions. For media inquiries, call 202-452-2955. 2016 Enforcement Actions   Last update: February 18, 2016

FRB Notification - February 17, 2016: Federal Reserve offers seven-day term deposits through its Term Deposit Facility.

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Press Release Release Date: February 17, 2016  On February 18, 2016, the Federal Reserve will conduct a floating-rate offering of term deposits with an early withdrawal feature through its Term Deposit Facility (TDF). The Federal Reserve will offer seven-day term deposits with a rate set equal to the sum of the interest rate paid on excess reserves plus a fixed spread of 1 basis point. The maximum tender amount per institution will be $5,000,000,000. The operation window will be open from 10:30 a.m. ET to 12:30 p.m. ET, and awarded deposits will settle the same day the operation is executed.

FRB Notification - February 12, 2016: Federal Reserve Announces TDF Test Operation

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Press Release Release Date: February 12, 2016 The Federal Reserve plans to continue its previously announced periodic testing of the Term Deposit Facility (TDF) with one operation in February. These operations are aimed at ensuring the operational readiness of the TDF and providing eligible institutions with an opportunity to maintain familiarity with term deposit procedures. The TDF test operations are a matter of prudent planning and have no implications for the near-term conduct of monetary policy.

FRB Notification - February 5, 2015: G.19 Consumer Credit

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December 2015 Release Date: February 5, 2016 Consumer credit increased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5-3/4 percent during the fourth quarter. Revolving credit increased at an annual rate of 5-1/4 percent, while nonrevolving credit increased at a seasonally adjusted rate of 6 percent. In December, consumer credit increased at an annual rate of 7-1/4 percent. Consumer Credit Outstanding Levels Flows

FRB Notification - February 1, 2016: Speech by Vice Chairman Fischer on Recent Monetary Policy.

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Speech Other Formats 41 KB PDF Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer At the C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, New York, New York February 1, 2016 Recent Monetary Policy

FRB Notification | Statistical Release on January 8, 2016: Consumer Credit - G.19 Last Update.

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  Current Release (PDF) November 2015 Release Date * : January 8, 2016 In November, consumer credit increased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4-3/4 percent. Revolving credit increased at an annual rate of 7-1/2 percent, while nonrevolving credit increased at an annual rate of 3-3/4 percent. Consumer Credit Outstanding Levels Flows

FRB Notification - January 3, 2015: Speech by Vice Chairman Fischer on Monetary Policy, Financial Stability, and The Zero Lower Bound.

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federalreserve.gov Speech with Slideshow--Fischer, Monetary Policy, Financial Stability, and the Zero Lower Bound--January 3, 2016 Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer At the Annual Meeting of the American Economic Association, San Francisco, California January 3, 2016

FRB Notification | Speech - November 17, 2015: Speech by Governor Powell on Central Clearing in an Interdependent World.

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federalreserve.gov Speech with Slideshow--Powell, Central Clearing in an Interdependent World--November 17, 2015 Governor Jerome H. Powell At the Clearing House Annual Conference, New York, New York November 17, 2015 Central Clearing in an Interdependent World Thank you for inviting me to speak today. 1 I attended The Clearing House annual meeting in 2013 and spoke about financial market infrastructure reform. Two years have passed, and this is a good opportunity to take stock. I'll start by reviewing the progress made in strengthening central counterparty (or CCP) clearing, and then offer some thoughts on expanded central clearing for repurchase agreement (or repo) markets--an area of significant current interest.

FRB Notification - November 17, 2015: G.17 - Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization.

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Release Date: November 17, 2015 Industrial production declined 0.2 percent in October after decreasing the same amount in September. In October, the index for manufacturing moved up 0.4 percent, while the index for mining fell 1.5 percent and the index for utilities dropped 2.5 percent. For the third quarter as a whole, total industrial production is now estimated to have increased at an annual rate of 2.6 percent; a gain of 1.8 percent had been reported previously. At 107.2 percent of its 2012 average, total industrial production in October was 0.3 percent above its year-earlier level. Capacity utilization for the industrial sector declined 0.2 percentage point in October to 77.5 percent, a rate that is 2.6 percentage points below its long-run (1972–2014) average. Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization: Summary Seasonally adjusted Industrial production 2012=100 Percent change 2015 2015 Oct.  '14 to Oct.  '15 May [r]