Learn how the Fed uses risk factors to assess the safety and soundness of the financial institutions it supervises. Use the interactive plasma screens to play the Banker’s Challenge game, which explains the thought process that bank officers use in approving loans. It also describes the structure of a bank’s investment portfolio.
In playing the game, you start out as a bank trainee and advance to branch manager. Using the touch screen, you can then move up to investment manager by making the right decisions about loans, investments, and other bank operations.