Federal Reserve Board: About the Fed


Subject:
Federal (U.S.) Government , Finance , Money , Finance , Banks & Credit Unions

Description:
Background information about the Federal Reserve System, which "serves as the nation's central bank. ... The System consists of a seven member Board of Governors with headquarters in Washington, D.C., and twelve Reserve Banks located in major cities throughout the United States." Covers the Federal Reserve Act of 1913 (which established the system), the structure of the system, purposes and function, board of governors, banks and bank presidents, and more. From the Federal Reserve Board.

Publisher:
The Federal Reserve Board

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.federalreserve.gov/aboutthefed/default.htm


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