The Federal Reserve is the central bank of the United States. The Federal Reserve Bank is in change of ensuring the stability of the currency and monetary system of the United States.
Congress created the Federal Reserve System in 1913. Learn about the role of the Fed in establishing competitive banking practices, protecting consumer transactions, and assuring stable markets.
View this website to learn about the Federal Funds rate, which is the rate at which banks lend money to each other from their deposits to the Federal Reserve Bank.
Weak farm income coupled with reduced spending has stressed the economy in rural America and led to "adverse" ripple effects on Main Street businesses, according to a new report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.
CNBC. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 21:06 GMT.
The Federal Reserve will remain unaffected by President Donald Trump's comments on U.S. monetary policy and is focused on achieving the goals set for it by Congress, St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said on Friday.
Newsmax. Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:00:09 EDT.
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George said Tuesday more rate rises are needed, and she warned there may be signs of looming stress inside the financial system.
Wall Street Journal. Tue, 17 Jul 2018 20:15:24 EDT.