Federal Reserve System - Federal Reserve
Purposes and functions of the Federal Reserve, available as a booklet or in .pdf format.
Details of the Fed - FRB New York
Links to Fed publications, called
a wide variety of operations performed by the Fed.
Economic History - FRB Minneapolis
A number of good articles on monetary economics.
Tax and Loan Program - frbservices.org
An explanation of the purpose and type
accounts to buffer Treasury receipts versus spending.
Requirements - Federal Reserve
A detailed description of the rules
observe in regard to holding reserves against demand deposits.
Lending Limits - FDIC
Lending limits to a single borrower as a
of bank capital and surplus, applicable to U.S. national banks.
Market Operations - FRB New York
A detailed description of how the Fed
operations in the execution of its monetary policy.
Banking Regulations - Senate Banking Committee
Summary of the Financial Services
of 1999, otherwise known as the Gramm-Leach-Blyley Act.
Underwriting by Banks - Fed BOG
A list of the subsidiaries of bank
that can engage in securities underwriting and dealing.
Drawing Rights (SDRs) - Answers.com
Definition and role of SDRs in international accounting.
to Buy Treasury Securities - Bureau of Public Debt
Opening and maintaining a Treasury
U.S. Paper Currency - FRB San Francisco
A treasure trove of information and
currency, past and present.
History of U.S. Currency - Friesian School
Traces the development of paper currency and displays full size images
of many of them.
Top 50 Bank Holding Companies - National Information Center
Names and total assets of top 50 bank holding companies
Fed Payment Services - Fed Board of Governors
Description of Fed payment services, including Fed wire.
Monetary Controls - Reserve Bank of Australia
Monetary policy and its implementation
of Money and Banking - Roy Davies
A brief review of
forms of money and its evolution to modern day money and banking.