The Increased Role of the Federal Home Loan Bank System in Funding Markets, Part 1: Background
Posted: 16 Oct 2017
Date Written: October 18, 2017
The Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLB) system was founded in 1932 to support mortgage lending by thrifts and insurance companies. Over time, the system has grown into a provider of funding for a larger range of financial institutions, including commercial banks and insurance companies.
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