Denver Branch News

Now Accepting Community Development Advisory Council Applications

July 19, 2017
Announcement The Kansas City Fed is accepting applications from community, banking, and economic development leaders in Wyoming for the Bank's Community Development Advisory Council. The CDAC advises Bank leadership on current developments and emerging issues in community and economic development. Applications are due by 4 p.m. MT on August 15. The application is available  here

Rocky Mountain Economist: Economic Update for the Rocky Mountain States

By Alison Felix and Sam Chapman
June 29, 2017
Rocky Mountain Economist This issue of the Rocky Mountain Economist examines recent economic trends in the Rocky Mountain States.

July Databooks now available

July 24, 2017
The databooks provide current economic indicators to help monitor trends and allow comparison of past information for all Tenth District states. 

Denver Branch Board Appointments

January 08, 2016

Taryn Edwards, senior vice president, Saunders Construction, Centennial, Colo., was appointed to serve a three-year term. Jeff Wallace, CEO, Wyoming Bank & Trust, Cheyenne, Wyo., was reappointed to serve a three-year term. In addition, Richard L. Lewis, president and CEO, RTL Networks Inc., Denver, was designated chair of Denver Branch board for 2017. Learn more about our Board of Directors. 

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Economic Forums

Economic Forums are an opportunity for the Kansas City Fed to share insights on the economy and also learn about local economic issues in our region. They include presentations from the Kansas City Fed on key regional economic issues and national trends, as well as an update on monetary policy objectives and concerns. There is not cost to attend, but registration is required. 

Presentations from Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming Economic Forums 

Wyoming Economic Update
by Alison Felix
October 5, 2016 | Sheridan, WY

Wyoming Economic Update
by Alison Felix
October 6, 2016 | Rock Springs, WY

Wyoming Economic Update
by Craig Hakkio
October 5-6, 2016 | Sheridan and Rock Springs, WY

Longer-Term Labor Markets Trends, the Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy
by Esther George
May 12, 2016 | Albuquerque, NM

Colorado Economic Update
by Alison Felix
September 23, 2015 | Gunnison, CO

The U.S. Economic Outlook
by Troy Davig
September 21, 2015 | Loveland, CO

Staff at the Kansas City Fed's Denver Branch:

Staff at the Kansas City Fed’s Denver Branch:

-  Provide insights and analysis on Colorado, Wyoming and New Mexico’s economy.

-  Promote a safe, stable and competitive banking system through the supervision and regulation of financial institutions while also providing proactive outreach to state member banks and bank holding companies.

-  Host programs, such as Economic Forums, for business, banking and community leaders to gather more information about local and national economic conditions

-  Work with educators and students, as well as the public, around Colorado, Wyoming and New Mexico to promote economic and financial education with free resources.

- Support community economic growth among low and moderate income and disadvantaged communities through research, resources and relationships with stakeholders in the areas of housing, workforce, small business development and community investments. 

- Promote a safe, stable and competitive banking system through the supervision and regulation of financial institutions while also providing proactive outreach to state member banks and bank holding companies.

- Host Economic Forums and speak to groups across the state to provide insights on the regional and national economy. 

-  Process and distribute coin and currency to financial institutions in Colorado, Wyoming, northern New Mexico, western Kansas and western Nebraska.

-  Invite all into the Denver Money Museum to learn about money, the economy and the Federal Reserve.

View the Denver Branch fact sheet