Annual Report on Preserving Minority Depository Institutions (July 2016) — The Board submits this report pursuant to Section 367 of the Dodd-Frank Act. This section requires the Board to submit an annual report to the Congress detailing the actions taken to fulfill requirements outlined in Section 308 of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act (FIRREA) of 1989, as amended by the Dodd-Frank Act.
Articles and Related Publications
"Bank Loans: Still Contracting" (Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland): Information from various sources suggests that the number of loans that banks are making to businesses continues to fall.
Cascade: Cascade is a community development publication produced three times a year by the Community Development Studies and Education Department. Cascade has a primary readership in financial institutions, nonprofits, and government agencies in the Third Federal Reserve District.
Ask the Fed: Ask the Fed® is a free program covering the latest financial and regulatory developments for senior banking officials and boards of directors. Ask the Fed® consists of monthly conference calls that feature Fed experts and guest speakers on top banking issues of the day, with time at the end for questions and comments. Bankers must register for the sessions through the Ask the Fed website, which will have information on upcoming calls and access to archives of past sessions (including audio replay). Ask the Fed Fact sheet
Basics for Bank Directors: Online training for bank directors developed by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. This training introduces bank directors to corporate governance and director duties and responsibilities; covers basic bank financial analysis; and discusses the sources, control, and monitoring of portfolio risks, including credit, liquidity, and market risks.
Federal Reserve System
Federal Reserve System Online: Provides links to the public website for each Reserve Bank District and the Board of Governors and access to a variety of information, including: