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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September 11 - After a year of extensive research and input-gathering, the Federal Reserve banks have completed their study of desired outcomes, strategies, and tactics in the future of U.S.... >>more
September 10 - The Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco has awarded $1 million in grants through its Access to Housing and Economic Assistance for Development (AHEAD) Program. The grants, which... >>more
September 8 - The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency have requested comment on proposed... >>more
Sept. 2 - Commercial banks and savings institutions insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) reported aggregate net income of $40.2 billion in the second quarter of 2014, up $2.0... >>more
August 28 - The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency will host two workshops in Dallas at the Embassy Suites Dallas-Park Central, Sept. 30-Oct. 1, for directors of national community banks and... >>more