Circular letters announce news, policy, and guidance from the Board of Governors.
Feb 02, 2016
Fed Highlights Progress in Efforts to Improve U.S. Payment System
In a report that comes one year after the publication of its Strategies for Improving the U.S. Payment System, the Federal Reserve on Tuesday detailed the progress made and outlined anticipated steps for moving forward with its initiative to enhance payment system speed, efficiency, and security.
Jan 27, 2016
Federal Reserve Issues FOMC Statement
Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in December suggests that labor market conditions improved further even as economic growth slowed late last year.
Jan 27, 2016
FOMC Reaffirms Its Longer-Run Goals and Monetary Policy Strategy
As part of its annual organizational meeting actions, the Federal Open Market Committee reaffirmed its "Statement on Longer-Run Goals and Monetary Policy Strategy," with a revision to clarify that it views its inflation objective as symmetric, and with an updated reference to participants' estimates of the longer-run normal unemployment rate in the most recent Summary of Economic Projections (December 2015).
Jan 06, 2016
Minutes of the December 15–16 FOMC Meeting Released
The Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Open Market Committee released the minutes of the Committee meeting held on December 15–16, 2015.