Economic Development - CED
Links to Interesting Reading
- The Emerging Secondary
Market for Community Development Loans
An article authored by Kathy Kenny, Community Investment Consultant, and Frank Altman,
President and CEO of CRF, appearing in the Spring '97 issue of Community Investments,
published by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
A publication from the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. It includes an article written
by Frank Altman entitled "Commentary: Improving Secondary Markets in Rural
- Will the Securitization
An article by Ron Feldman appearing in the September '95 issue of The Region, a
quarterly publication of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
Advisory Letter 97-2, dated February 25, 1997
This Advisory letter informs national banks of the standards that Community Development
Securities must meet to qualify for purchase under the authority granted by the Investment
Securities regulation, 12 CFR 1, and explains the treatment of those investments under the
Community Reinvestment Act regulation, 12 CFR 25.
Bulletin No. 11, California Organized Insurance Network (COIN)
COIN has issued an investment bulletin announcing a $50,000,000 Advance Purchase
Commitment for insurers to invest in CRF Revenue Bonds.