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.
Regional & Community Outreach connects the Bank to Main Street via structured dialogues and two-way conversations on small business, mortgages, and household credit.
Economic Education improves public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System, monetary policy implementation, and promoting financial stability through the Museum and programs for K-16 students and educators, and the community.
The below interactive chart shows System Open Market Account (SOMA) holdings between 1914 and 2012. You may zoom in and out of the data by selecting the pre-defined ranges on the top left, selecting a custom range on the top right, or dragging the zoom range selection at the bottom. Hover over the chart to see values for each index.