Forward Equity Transactions by Banking Organizations
November 19, 2001
Circular No. 11399

To All Depository Institutions and Others Concerned in the Second Federal Reserve District:

In a Supervisory Letter, the Federal Reserve Board has announced the exclusion from Tier 1 capital of banking organizations' common stock covered by forward equity transactions entered into after November 9, 2001.

Questions on this matter may be directed, at this Bank, to Kim Olson, Assistant Vice President, Policy and Analysis Function.