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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July 7 - The Committee on Financial Services will hold a hearing on “Legislation to Reform the Federal Reserve on Its 100-Year Anniversary” at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 10, 2014, in Room 2128 of the... >>more
July 3 - Freddie Mac released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey, showing average fixed mortgage unchanged or easing slightly lower. Fixed mortgage rates remain lower this week... >>more
July 7 - The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency have issued the host state loan-to-deposit... >>more
July 3 - Federal Reserve Chair Janet L. Yellen addressed monetary policy and financial stability at the 2014 Michel Camdessus Central Banking Lecture, International Monetary Fund, Washington, D.C.... >>more
July 1 - Four federal financial institutions regulatory agencies and the Conference of State Bank Supervisors have issued guidance to financial institutions regarding home equity lines of... >>more