Center for Financial Innovation and Stability

The purpose of the Center for Financial Innovation and Stability is to improve knowledge of financial innovation and financial stability as well as the connection between the two, especially as it pertains to Federal Reserve policymaking.


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Avoiding Regulation: FinTech versus the Sharing Economy

Avoiding Regulation: FinTech versus the Sharing Economy

Many fintech firms have made the unpleasant discovery that the financial services industry is one of the most highly regulated sectors. This Notes from the Vault post discusses the relationship between fintech and the financial supervisory agencies.
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Market Expectations of Fed Policy: A New Tool

Market Expectations of Fed Policy: A New Tool

The market's view of the path of Federal Reserve monetary policy has an important impact on the term structure of interest rates and asset prices in general. This Notes from the Vault post discusses a new Atlanta Fed tool that uses Eurodollar options prices to infer market expectations about future short-term rates.
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