Denver Branch News

Rocky Mountain Economist: Public Pension Funds in the Rocky Mountain States

November 15, 2016
Rocky Mountain Economist This issue of The Rocky Mountain Economist analyzes the importance of state pension funds and their current funding levels in the Rocky Mountain States.

November Databooks now available

November 21, 2016
The databooks provide current economic indicators to help monitor trends and allow comparison of past information for all Tenth District states. 

Wyoming Economic Forums Highlights Regional Economy and Monetary Policy

October 05, 2016

The Denver Branch hosted Economic Forums in Sheridan and Rock Springs, Wyoming with approximately 100 business, banking and community leaders in attendance. Here are the presentations; located under "Recent Speeches" tab.

Denver Branch Board Appointments

January 08, 2016
Board of Directors Jeff Wallace, CEO of Wyoming Bank & Trust in Cheyenne, Wyoming and Katharine W. Winograd, President of Central New Mexico Community College, Albuquerque, New Mexico have been appointed to the Denver Branch Board of Directors. Margaret M. Kelly, Retired Chief Executive Officer of RE/MAX, LLC., Denver, Colorado, was designated chair of the Denver Branch Board for 2016. 
Learn more about our Board of Directors. 

Around the Region


Dec 1, 2016 | Emerging Trends in the U.S. and Regional Economy

By Alison Felix

Nov 16, 2016 | Future of Banking

Oct 6, 2016 | Wyoming Economic Update

By Alison Felix

More speeches

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