The Atlanta Fed's annual reports highlight the work of the Atlanta Fed over the preceding year. Reports before 2012 were printed publications, and many of these are available online on our website in PDF. Beginning in 2011, we have published online-only annual reports. These contain topical essays, dynamic charts, and videos and imagery, as well as links to the Bank's financial statements and lists of our current directors and officers.
Federal Reserve Structure and Functions outlines the organizational structure of the Federal Reserve System and describes the Fed's major functions, including the formulation of monetary policy, bank supervision and regulation, and services to depository institutions and the federal government. The brochure also gives a short history of the Federal Reserve's evolution and explains the significance of central bank independence.
A History of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (1914–1989): provides a detailed review of the Bank's first 75 years. Through personal recollections and official bank records, author Richard H. Gamble recounts the Atlanta Fed's evolution in response to developments in the region, nation, and financial services industry. Available only online.
The Atlanta Fed in the Modern Era (1989–2014): A quarter century ago, the Atlanta Fed presented the first 75 years of its history. Now, discover the last 25 years of our history through images, essays, and videos chronicling the Bank's evolution through the modern era: 1989 to 2014.