April 13, 2000

Please be advised that the 1999 Annual Primary Dealer press release will be the final one the Securities Reports Division publishes. Weekly releases are maintained for the current year as well as three prior years on the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s file transfer protocol (FTP) site. Should you have any questions, contact Aaron Gononsky, Team Leader in the Securities Reports Division, or Debra Kuntz, Staff Director in that division.