The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
Regional & Community Outreach connects the Bank to Main Street via structured dialogues and two-way conversations on small business, mortgages, and household credit.
Economic Education improves public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System, monetary policy implementation, and promoting financial stability through the Museum and programs for K-16 students and educators, and the community.
We review mergers, acquisitions and expansionary proposals from state member banks, bank holding companies and international financial institutions.
Federal Reserve Eases Application Submission Process The Federal Reserve has taken a major step forward in developing an internet-based system for electronically submitting application documents in a secure environment. Starting in 2009, banking organizations or authorized representatives, such as law firms or consulting firms, can sign up to use E-Apps.
Applications Subject to Public Comment (H.2A) Lists all applications and notices that have been filed with the Federal Reserve System under the Bank Holding Company Act or the Change in Bank Control Act. Issued each Friday and updated at least every three days.
Actions and Applications Received (H.2) Lists actions taken by the Board of Governors, its staff, and the Federal Reserve Banks on bank applications and lists received applications. Issued each Thursday.
Applications Filing Information Guidance for filing applications to engage in mergers, acquisitions and expansionary activities in the United States and Overseas. Please submit a minimum of 10 copies of applications for processing.