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Discount Window for Eleventh District banks
Monday–Friday | 8 a.m.–6 p.m. CT | Contact us
The Federal Reserve’s Discount Window provides lending to depository institutions to support the liquidity and stability of the U.S. banking system.
Eligible institutions can borrow money, usually on a short-term basis, to meet temporary liquidity needs. Our programs include primary, secondary and seasonal credit.
In addition to the discount window, the Federal Reserve has announced the creation of a new Bank Term Funding Program to bolster the capacity of the banking system to safeguard deposits and ensure the ongoing provision of money and credit to the economy.Visit Discount Window
Community Reinvestment Act
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Dallas Fed surveys
Our surveys deliver real-world insights from business leaders in our region. Their input is a valuable part of economic analysis and monetary policymaking.Read the surveys
Banking information and resources
Changing the face of banking
When banks are mirrors of the communities they serve, they can reach more customers and expand access to financial services. The Dallas Fed partners with university banking programs to encourage students from diverse backgrounds to explore careers in the financial industry.
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Access our specialists in Banking Supervision and Regulation; Credit, Risk and Reserves Management; Supervisory Risk and Surveillance; and Financial and Regulatory reporting.Contact us