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The FDIC is committed to open and direct communications in all business areas.

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FDIC Announces Board Meeting

The FDIC Board of Directors will meet in open session at 10:00 a.m. ET on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. The event will be webcast live. Learn More

Quarterly Banking Profile Date Announced

Chairman Jelena McWilliams will hold a press briefing on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. ET, to announce the bank and thrift industry earnings for the third quarter 2018. The briefing will take place at the FDIC's headquarters building located at 550 17th Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. The event will be webcast live. Learn More

2017 FDIC National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households

sblsThe results of the FDIC survey provides estimates of the proportion of U.S. households that do not have an account at a bank, and the proportion that have an account but obtained (nonbank) alternative financial services in the past 12 months. The survey also provides insights that may inform efforts to better meet the needs of these consumers within the banking system. Learn More

Improving Communication with Stakeholders

As part of Chairman McWilliams' "Trust through Transparency" initiative, the FDIC is seeking comment on how the agency can maximize efficiency and minimize burden when sharing information with banks, consumers, and other stakeholders. Learn More

Small Business Lending Survey

sblsThe report of survey findings offers new information for both small and large banks on many aspects of their small business lending. The results provide context for the implications of current bank consolidation trends on U.S. small businesses. Learn More

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