skip navigation

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

[ – ] Text Size [ + ]  |  Print Page

News & Advisories

Bank Announces Officer Promotions

May 5, 2015 — The Philadelphia Fed has announced the promotions of Michael T. Doyle to vice president in Treasury Payments and Jill Hettinger to budget officer in the Enterprise Risk Management Department. Read the release.

Tri-State Tracking Updated

May 1, 2015 — The Philadelphia Fed has updated its monthly Tri-State Tracking series that provides statewide summaries of economic conditions using monthly and quarterly data of employment, housing, and personal income. The latest update includes monthly data for employment, building permits, and mortgage delinquencies through March 2015 and quarterly data for personal income and house prices through the fourth quarter of 2014. Read the reports for Delaware PDF, New Jersey PDF, and Pennsylvania PDF.

Business Conditions Index Updated

April 30, 2015 — The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s Real-Time Data Research Center has updated the ADS business conditions index with information on initial jobless claims for the week ending 4/25/2015, real personal income less transfer payments for March 2015, and real manufacturing and trade sales for February 2015.

GDPplus Updated

April 29, 2015 — The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s Real-Time Data Research Center has updated GDPplus for the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis's release today of quarterly data from the national income and product accounts.

Business Conditions Index Updated

April 29, 2015 — The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s Real-Time Data Research Center has updated the ADS business conditions index with information on real GDP for the first quarter of 2015 (first release).

March’s Leading Indexes Suggest Expansion in 44 States into the Third Quarter

April 28, 2015 — The Bank has released March’s leading indexes, which are a six-month forecast of the state coincident indexes. The coincident indexes measure current economic activity in each of the 50 states. This month's leading indexes suggest economic expansion in 44 states into the third quarter of 2015. Read the report. PDF

Philadelphia Fed's Theresa Singleton Named Community Development Champion of the Year

April 24, 2015 — Theresa Singleton, vice president of the Community Development Studies and Education Department at the Philadelphia Fed, has been named Community Development Champion of the Year by the Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations. The award is given to an individual whose accomplishments have advanced the community development field. Read the release.

The Spring 2015 Issue of Cascade Is Now Available

April 24, 2015 — This issue of Cascade focuses on financial education and literacy. The articles examine individual development accounts for young people aging out of foster care, innovations on prize-linked savings and mobile devices, lessons from the Philadelphia Fed’s Keys to Financial Success personal finance course, and more. Read the issue.

Media Contacts

Marilyn Wimp, ABC E-mail
Manager of Media Relations
(215) 574-4197
(267) 254-4555 (cell)

Daneil Mazone E-mail
Senior Media Relations Representative
(215) 574-7163
(267) 535-1808 (cell)

Stay Informed