Customer Communications

The Federal Reserve Banks communicates frequently with customers regarding new services and operational changes; below you can find letters to customers by product and by district.

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Account Services

Date Communication Title
Jun. 23, 2015 Updated Account Management Guide Now Available (PDF)
Oct. 9, 2014 Updated Capital Stock Request Forms (PDF)
Oct. 1, 2014 Account Management Guide Update Effective October 1, 2014 (PDF)
Sep. 15, 2014 Change to Daylight Overdraft Posting Time for 8423X Transaction Code (PDF)
Jul. 3, 2014 National Billing Operations Transitioned to National Accounting Customer Support July 1, 2014 (PDF)

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Central Bank

Date Communication Title
Jun. 29, 2015 New Federal Reserve Collateral Margins Table (PDF)
Jun. 22, 2015 Federal Reserve Announces Final Rule Amending Regulation D (PDF)
May 28, 2015 TDF Operation Results of May 28, 2015 Operation ID F59 (Off-site Link)
May 27, 2015 TDF Operation Announcement of May 28, 2015 Operation ID F59 (Off-site Link)
May 21, 2015 TDF Operation Results of May 21, 2015 Operation ID F58 (Off-site Link)
May 20, 2015 TDF Operation Announcement of May 21, 2015 Operation ID F58 (Off-site Link)
May 14, 2015 Federal Reserve announced plans for periodic testing of its Term Deposit Facility (TDF) (PDF)
Apr. 13, 2015 Federal Reserve is Seeking Comment on Proposed Amendments to Regulation D (PDF)
Feb. 19, 2015 TDF Operation Results of February 19, 2015 Operation ID F57 (Off-site Link)
Feb. 18, 2015 TDF Operation Announcement of February 19, 2015 Operation ID F57 (Off-site Link)
Feb. 12, 2015 TDF Operation Results of February 12, 2015 Operation ID F56 (Off-site Link)
Feb. 11, 2015 TDF Operation Announcement of February 12, 2015 Operation ID F56 (Off-site Link)
Feb. 5, 2015 TDF Operation Results of February 5, 2015 Operation ID F55 (Off-site Link)
Feb. 4, 2015 TDF Operation Announcement of February 5, 2015 Operation ID F55 (Off-site Link)
Feb. 2, 2015 Term Deposit Facility (TDF) Series of Operations – Customers (PDF)
Feb. 2, 2015 Term Deposit Facility (TDF) Series of Operations – Credentialed Participants (PDF)
Jan. 26, 2015 Update to Excess Balance Account Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)
Jan. 15, 2015 Action Required: Work with an EUAC to Renew Your Expiring FedLine® Credential (PDF)
Dec. 2, 2014 TDF Operation Results of December 1, 2014 Operation ID F54 (Off-site Link)
Nov. 26, 2014 TDF Operation Announcement of December 1, 2014 Operation ID F54 (Off-site Link)
Nov. 25, 2014 TDF Operation Results of November 24, 2014 Operation ID F53 (Off-site Link)
Nov. 20, 2014 TDF Operation Announcement of November 24, 2014 Operation ID F53 (Off-site Link)
Nov. 18, 2014 TDF Operation Results of November 17, 2014 Operation ID F52 (Off-site Link)
Nov. 13, 2014 TDF Operation Announcement of November 17, 2014 Operation ID F52 (Off-site Link)
Nov. 12, 2014 TDF Operation Results of November 10, 2014 Operation ID F51 (Off-site Link)
Nov. 6, 2014 TDF Operation Announcement of November 10, 2014 Operation ID F51 (Off-site Link)
Nov. 4, 2014 TDF Operation Results of November 3, 2014 Operation ID F50 (Off-site Link)
Oct. 30, 2014 TDF Operation Announcement of November 3, 2014 Operation ID F50 (Off-site Link)
Oct. 28, 2014 TDF Operation Results of October 27, 2014 Operation ID F49 (Off-site Link)
Oct. 23, 2014 TDF Operation Announcement of October 27, 2014 Operation ID F49 (Off-site Link)
Oct. 21, 2014 TDF Operation Results of October 20, 2014 Operation ID F48 (Off-site Link)
Oct. 16, 2014 TDF Operation Announcement of October 20, 2014 Operation ID F48 (Off-site Link)
Oct. 15, 2014 TDF Operation Results of October 14, 2014 Operation ID F47 (Off-site Link)
Oct. 9, 2014 TDF Operation Announcement of October 14, 2014 Operation ID F47 (Off-site Link)
Oct. 1, 2014 Account Management Guide Update Effective October 1, 2014 (PDF)
Sep. 15, 2014 Change to Daylight Overdraft Posting Time for 8423X Transaction Code (PDF)
Sep. 4, 2014 Term Deposit Facility (TDF) Series of Operations – Customers (PDF)
Sep. 4, 2014 Term Deposit Facility (TDF) Series of Operations – Credentialed Participants (PDF)
Jul. 8, 2014 TDF Operation Results of July 7, 2014 Operation ID F46 (Off-site Link)
Jul. 3, 2014 TDF Operation Announcement of July 7, 2014 Operation ID F46 (Off-site Link)
Jul. 1, 2014 TDF Operation Results of June 30, 2014 Operation ID F45 (Off-site Link)
Jul. 1, 2014 Federal Reserve Continues Multi-Year Reporting Central Initiative (PDF)

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Check Services

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Date Communication Title
Jun. 23, 2015 Important Information about Revisions to Operating Circular 3 and Operating Circular 4 (PDF)
Jun. 18, 2015 Reminder: New Posting Rules Operational and Product Changes (PDF)
Jun. 5, 2015 Elimination of 100% Immediate Availability Deposit Option (PDF)
May 21, 2015 Changes to the Federal Reserve Policy on Payment System Risk (PDF)
May 18, 2015 Change in Process for Handling Items Drawn on Retired Routing Numbers (PDF)
May 6, 2015 Prepare for New Posting Times for FedReceipt® and PDF presentments (PDF)
Apr. 23, 2015 New Posting Rules Operational and Product Changes (PDF)
Mar. 16, 2015 Reminder - Upcoming Check Debit Transaction Code Changes (PDF)
Feb. 23, 2015 Upcoming Check Debit Transaction Code Changes (PDF)
Nov. 14, 2014 Year-End Freeze Period for Check Services (PDF)
Oct. 3, 2014 New FedForward® Image Cash Letter Deposit Deadline (PDF)
Sep. 24, 2014 Canadian Item Cash Letter Deposits (PDF)
Aug. 8, 2014 Enhanced Image Quality Assurance (IQA) Settings (PDF)
Aug. 1, 2014 Federal Reserve Banks Announce Check Product and Pricing Enhancements (PDF)
Jul. 1, 2014 Federal Reserve Banks Announce Check Changes (PDF)

FedACH Services

Date Communication Title
Jun. 23, 2015 Important Information about Revisions to Operating Circular 3 and Operating Circular 4 (PDF)
Jun. 18, 2015 Reminder: New Posting Rules Operational and Product Changes (PDF)
May 21, 2015 Changes to the Federal Reserve Policy on Payment System Risk (PDF)
Apr. 23, 2015 New Posting Rules Operational and Product Changes (PDF)
Feb. 18, 2015 Updated Implementation Date: The E-Payments Routing Directory Move (PDF)
Feb. 6, 2015 Federal Reserve Banks Respond to NACHA Same Day ACH Request for Comment (PDF)
Jan. 23, 2015 Update – Implementation Postponed: The E-Payments Routing Directory Move (PDF)
Dec. 26, 2014 The E-Payments Routing Directory is Moving (PDF)
Jul. 16, 2014 Announcement Regarding Research and Development Efforts for Electronically Created Items (PDF)

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FedCash Services

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Date Communication Title
Apr. 21, 2015 Have you ever wondered how U.S. Currency makes its way into circulation? (PDF)
Jan. 15, 2015 Federal Reserve Banks to begin paying out Single-Note Inspection $100 Notes (PDF)
Dec. 19, 2014 The Federal Reserve Board has ordered 7.2 Billion Federal Reserve Notes for 2015 (PDF)
Oct. 28, 2014 Reminder: 2014 Holiday Currency Special Ordering Information Now Available (PDF)
Oct. 14, 2014 New Resource Available in 23 Languages (PDF)
Aug. 28, 2014 2014 Holiday Currency Special Ordering Information Now Available (PDF)

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FedComplete Packages

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Date Communication Title
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FedLine Access Solutions

Date Communication Title
Mar. 4, 2015 Changes in Support for Microsoft® Internet Explorer® (PDF)

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Fedwire Services

Date Communication Title
May 29, 2015 Fedwire® Securities FedLine Advantage® Customer Testing Recommendations (PDF)
May 29, 2015 Fedwire Securities FedLine Direct® Customer Testing Requirements (PDF)
Feb. 18, 2015 Updated Implementation Date: The E-Payments Routing Directory Move (PDF)
Jan. 23, 2015 Update – Implementation Postponed: The E-Payments Routing Directory Move (PDF)
Dec. 26, 2014 The E-Payments Routing Directory is Moving (PDF)

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General

Date Communication Title
Jul. 1, 2015 Federal Reserve Financial Services Will Be Open For Business July 3 and 6, 2015 (PDF)
Dec. 8, 2014 Federal Reserve Financial Services Will Be Open For Business on December 26, 2014 (PDF)
Nov. 4, 2014 Federal Reserve Banks Announce 2015 Federal Reserve Financial Services Fees (PDF)
Aug. 25, 2014 Industry Cyber Security Simulation Exercise Planned for September 2014 (PDF)
Jul. 24, 2014 The 2013 Federal Reserve Payments Study Detailed Data is Now Available (PDF)

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National Settlement Service

Date Communication Title
Dec. 10, 2014 National Settlement Service Expands Operating Hours effective January 12, 2015 (PDF)

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Treasury Services

Date Communication Title
Jun. 12, 2015 The U.S. Treasury Introduces myRASM - A New Starter Retirement Savings Option (PDF)
May 27, 2015 New pathway for returning the response (limited liability) to the FMS133 when returned via ACH only (PDF)
Apr. 21, 2015 Green Book Update – Automated Enrollment (ENR) Reclamations (PDF)
Apr. 10, 2015 NOTICE: Changes to ACH Benefit Payments from Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) (PDF)
Mar. 13, 2015 NOTICE: Changes to ACH Benefit Payments from Office of Personnel Management (OPM) (PDF)
Nov. 20, 2014 Treasury Advises on Changes to its Check Stock (PDF)
Sep. 15, 2014 NOTICE: Changes to ACH Benefit Payments from the Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) (PDF)

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