The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
The Outreach & Education function engages, empowers and educates the public in the Second District. Our outreach mission furthers the Bank’s commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and developing programs, analysis and sponsored conferences and clinics to help meet their needs. Our education mission aims to advance public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System and its role in the economy.
We review mergers, acquisitions and expansionary proposals from state member banks, bank holding companies and international financial institutions.
Federal Reserve Eases Application Submission Process The Federal Reserve has taken a major step forward in developing an internet-based system for electronically submitting application documents in a secure environment. Starting in 2009, banking organizations or authorized representatives, such as law firms or consulting firms, can sign up to use E-Apps.
Applications Subject to Public Comment (H.2A) Lists all applications and notices that have been filed with the Federal Reserve System under the Bank Holding Company Act or the Change in Bank Control Act. Issued each Friday and updated at least every three days.
Actions and Applications Received (H.2) Lists actions taken by the Board of Governors, its staff, and the Federal Reserve Banks on bank applications and lists received applications. Issued each Thursday.
Applications Filing Information Guidance for filing applications to engage in mergers, acquisitions and expansionary activities in the United States and Overseas. Please submit a minimum of 10 copies of applications for processing.