The Beige Book is published eight times per year by the Federal Reserve Bank. 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 dstrict and sector. An overall summary of the 12 district reports is prepared by a designated Federal Reserve Bank on a rotating basis.
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October 17 - The Federal Reserve Board has issued a final rule to modify the regulations for capital planning and stress testing and released instructions for the 2015 capital planning cycle.
October 20 - Main Street Batesville Inc. and Habitat for Humanity of Independence County (HFHIC) are one step closer to seeing their respective projects come to fruition thanks in part to generous... >>more
October 13 - The heads of the treasuries and leading financial regulatory bodies in the United States and United Kingdom recently participated in an exercise designed to further the understanding,... >>more
September 29 - The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency will host two workshops in Kansas City, Mo., at the Westin Kansas City at Crown Center, Nov. 5-6, for directors of national community... >>more