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 and Education function engages, empowers and educates the Second District communities that the Bank serves, especially civic leaders, students, educators, small business owners, policymakers and the general public. It furthers the Bank's commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and leveraging our unique attributes to positively impact school and university programs, as well as analysis and research.
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.