- The Federal Reserve actively communicated its activities associated with the $600 billion Treasury purchase program.
- A tentative schedule of purchases was posted on a monthly basis. Also each purchase operation's aggregated results were immediately posted on the New York Fed's website.
- Weekly Treasury holdings totals were also published as part of a single line item in the Federal Reserve's H 4.1 data release and further details provided in the System Open Market Account (SOMA) Annual Report.
- Prices paid in individual operations are released at the end of each monthly schedule period. For each security purchased in each operation, the Desk released the weighted-average accepted price, the highest accepted price, and the proportion accepted of each proposition submitted at the highest accepted price.
1November 3, 2010 Federal Open Market Committee statement