We’re a reliable partner to our member financial institutions through all phases of the economic cycle.
As a member-driven cooperative wholesale bank, we add value to your enterprise by connecting you to the global capital markets and delivering a ready supply of low-cost liquidity and essential financial tools and expertise. As a strategic partner, we help members execute on financial strategies, achieve specific business objectives, and meet the diverse and ever-changing credit needs of customers and communities.
The Federal Home Loan Banks can raise funds at rates close to Treasury security yields, making our financial products and services among the most cost-effective and versatile in the industry. As a member, you’ll be better positioned to:
- Reduce interest rate risk
- Control your cost of funds
- Manage liquidity
- Strengthen your contingent liquidity funding plans
- Offer credit products and other programs that meet the needs of your customers
- Support affordable housing projects, first-time homebuyer programs, and economic development initiatives that revitalize communities
Eligible financial institutions include commercial banks, credit unions, industrial loan companies, savings institutions, insurance companies, and community development financial institutions.
We offer competitively-priced short-, medium- and long-term funds — including fixed and adjustable rate advances, standby letters of credit, and grants and discounted loans for affordable housing, homeownership, and economic development.