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Capital: Surplus (WCSL)


2019-05-22: 6,825  
Updated: May 23, 2019


Millions of Dollars,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


As of Wednesday
1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (US)  

Release: H.4.1 Factors Affecting Reserve Balances  

Units:  Millions of Dollars, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Weekly, As of Wednesday


After expenses are paid and the statutory cumulative 6 percent dividend on paid-in capital stock is met, Reserve Banks are required by law to pay a part of net earnings into surplus so that surplus equals the amount of capital paid in.

Suggested Citation:

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (US), Capital: Surplus [WCSL], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, May 26, 2019.

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