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First District: Boston Second District: New York Third District: Philadelphia Fourth District: Cleveland Board of Governors Board of Governors Fifth District: Richmond Sixth District: Atlanta Seventh District: Chicago Eighth District: St. Louis Ninth District: Minneapolis Tenth District: Kansas City Eleventh District: Dallas Twelfth District: San Francisco Twelfth District: San Francisco
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Current Peak in U.S. Economic Activity was February 2020
Last Peak in U.S. Economic Activity was December 2007 and Last Trough was June 2009
Previous Peak in U.S. Economic Activity was March 2001 and Previous Trough was November 2001

More Federal Reserve System News


Federal Reserve Press Release
07/02/20Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with Putnam County Bank and announces termination of enforcement action with Barclays Bank PLC
07/02/20Federal Open Market Committee announces its tentative meeting schedule for 2021
07/01/20Agencies provide largest firms with information for next resolution plans
07/01/20Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee, June 9-10, 2020
06/30/20Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with Benchmark Community Bank and announces the termination of enforcement action with Peoples Bank
06/29/20Federal Reserve Board announces that it is seeking individuals to serve on its Insurance Policy Advisory Committee
06/29/20Federal Reserve Board releases new term sheet for the Primary Market Corporate Credit Facility, adding pricing and other information
06/26/20Agencies release proposed revisions to interagency questions and answers regarding flood insurance
06/25/20Federal Reserve Board releases results of stress tests for 2020 and additional sensitivity analyses conducted in light of the coronavirus event
06/25/20Agencies finalize amendments to swap margin rule
06/25/20Financial regulators modify Volcker rule
06/24/20Agencies release list of distressed or underserved nonmetropolitan middle-income geographies
06/23/20Federal and state regulatory agencies issue examiner guidance for assessing safety and soundness considering the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on financial institutions
06/18/20Federal Reserve announces FraudClassifier Model to help organizations classify fraud involving payments
06/16/20G.17 Industrial Production
Recent Economic News Results
New orders for manufactured goods increased 8.0% in May 2020

07/02/20 - Summary
New orders for manufactured goods in May, up following two consecutive monthly decreases, increased $30.5 billion or 8.0 percent to $412.8 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau reported today. This followed a 13.5 percent April …more…

June Employment rose by 4,800,000
Unemployment Rate fell to 11.1%

07/02/20 - Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 4.8 million in June, and the unemployment rate declined to 11.1 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. These improvements in the labor market reflected the continued resumption …more…

Weekly Initial Unemployment Claims Decrease 55,000 to 1,427,000

07/02/20 - In the week ending June 27, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 1,427,000, a decrease of 55,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up by 2,000 from 1,480,000 to 1,482,000. …more…

Goods and Services Deficit Increased in May 2020

07/02/20 - The nation's international trade deficit in goods and services increased to $54.6 billion in May from $49.8 billion in April (revised), as exports decreased more than imports. The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis …more…

New York Purchasing Managers Business Activity jumped to 39.5 in June

07/02/20 - In June, New York City purchasing managers reported significant increases in Current Business Conditions, Six Month Outlook, and Quantity of Purchases, according to the survey taken by the Institute for Supply Management …more…