Federal Reserve Launches New Website for Bank Directors
February 1, 2010
Circular No. 12182

The Federal Reserve has launched a website to help new bank directors learn how they can work to ensure the safety and soundness of their institutions. The website,, also provides a refresher course for experienced board members. is tailored to directors of community banks and features online training and other resources to help directors better understand the issues and challenges associated with serving on a bank's board.

The website includes links to the "Training for Bank Directors" interactive course and the latest edition of Basics for Bank Directors, a comprehensive guide to directors' roles and responsibilities.

See press release for full details.

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