Media Advisory

Federal Reserve Banks to Release First-Ever National Findings from the Small Business Credit Survey on April 11

April 04, 2017

The 12 Federal Reserve Banks will release the 2016 Small Business Credit Survey: Report on Employer Firms at 1:00 PM EDT on Tuesday, April 11.This year marks the first time the survey was conducted on a national scale, with involvement from all Federal Reserve Banks and input collected across all 50 states.

The Report on Employer Firms examines business conditions and the credit environment from the perspective of over 10,000 small business owners who have employees. The report will look closely into how employer small businesses nationwide performed, their financial challenges, the credit they sought and received, and how financing experiences varied based on their revenues.

Press Call on the Report on Employer Firms:
The Federal Reserve Banks will also host a background press call on Tuesday, April 11 at 11:00 AM EDT to provide further context on the topics covered. Press interested in participating in the call should RSVP to Betsy Bourassa at Betsy.Bourassa@ny.frb.org.