Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

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Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
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Founded 1914
Headquarters Kansas City
Products Branch of the U.S. Federal Reserve system
Web site http://www.kansascityfed.org/

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City opened for business on Nov. 16, 1914. The Bank employs over 900 people and covers the 10th District of the Federal Reserve, which includes Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Wyoming, and portions of western Missouri and northern New Mexico. The Bank has branches in Denver, Oklahoma City, and Omaha.

Since 1978, the Kansas City Fed has held an annual symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The symposium brings together people from the Fed, the private sector and other parts of government. [1]


History

The Federal Reserve was established by Congress and signed by President Woodrow Wilson in 1913. [2]

Products and Services

  • FedLine® Access Solutions
  • Account Services
  • Check Services
  • FedACH® Services
  • FedCash® Services
  • FedComplete® Packages
  • FedTransaction Analyzer®
  • Fedwire® Services
  • National Settlement Services
  • Treasury Services

Membership

Any state chartered bank may become a member of the Federal Reserve System. The 12 regional Reserve banks supervise state member banks as part of the Federal Reserve System's mandate to assure strength and stability in the nation's domestic markets and banking system. [3]

Key People

  • Esther L. George, President
  • Kelly J. Dubbert, COO
  • Barbara Mowry, Chair, CEO

References

  1. The Kansas City Fed. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.
  2. KANSAS CITY FED HISTORY. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.
  3. Membership. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.