FRASER preserves and provides access to economic and banking data and policy documents. To this end, various types of documents have been digitized, including the following:
In Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED) one can download, graph, and track 214,000 US and international time series from 67 sources. Current and historical data on: Unemployment Rates, 3,10, 20 Year Treasury data, GPD, CPI, S & P 500 Stock Price Index, Real Personal Consumption Expenditures to name a very few. FRED has impressive graphing and tracking features, mobile apps, and GeoFRED for mapping data to states, regions, etc.. Open your own account in FRED (free) to manage your own data sets.
ALFRED® allows you to retrieve vintage versions of economic data that were available on specific dates in history. Vintage or real time economic data allows academics to reproduce others' research, build more accurate forecasting models, and analyze economic policy decisions using the data available at the time. ( from the ALFRED webpage)
The Federal Reserve System sets the nation's monetary policy, supervises and regulates banking institutions, maintains the stability of the financial system, and provides financial services to depository institutions, the U.S. government, and foreign official institutions.
Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis, through their renowned, Research Division provides free U.S. and international economic data, graphs and other data-related tools, plus quality research from St. Louis Fed economists. Economist Homer Jones, research directorand later senior vice president at the St. Louis Fed, played a major role in developing the Bank as a leader in monetary research and statistics.
Competitive Analysis and Structure Source Instrument for Depository Institutions
CASSIDI strives to be the one-stop shop for your banking competition information needs. CASSIDI contains information for the entire country and is updated regularly.
Through CASSIDI, you will be able to search for and view banking market definitions, find banking market concentrations, and perform "what if" (pro forma) analyses on banking market structures.