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.
Prepared for the Federal Open Market Committee by the Markets Group of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Open Market Operations during 2013
This report reviews the conduct of open market operations and other developments that influenced the System Open Market Account of the Federal Reserve in 2013. Highlighted are policies and operations conducted at the direction of the Federal Open Market Committee and resulting characteristics of the portfolio of domestic securities.