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Federal Reserve System

The central bank system of the United States. The Federal Reserve regulates the monetary policy of the United States, especially by setting the discount rate and the fed funds rate and by buying and selling U.S. Treasury securities. It consists of 12 regional banks that operate under the guidance of a Federal Reserve Board, whose seven members are appointed by the President of the United States. The Federal Reserve System has the authority to print money, a controversial measure both now and at the time it was founded. All federally-chartered banks must belong to the Federal Reserve System and purchase a certain amount of stock in the Federal Reserve bank in charge of their particular regions. The Federal Reserve System was established in 1913.

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NASDAQ: FECC, BSX: FECC, FECC BH), FEDS Asia provides banks and financial institutions with universal, secure, cost efficient electronic payment solutions.
In addition, FEDS is uniquely positioned to provide its services to other processors, saddled with aging and inflexible legacy systems.
The FEDS solution will provide Bank of Bermuda (Cayman) with a more complete e-commerce package for handling e-payment transactions," said David Lema, President of First Ecommerce Data Services.
Development of a 7-inch color FED would broaden our product line and ultimately provide automobile manufactures with a viable option to improve car information systems.
Roger Ellis, who brings more than 17 years experience in semiconductor and display technology development and marketing, will develop and implement strategies for FED Corp.
According to Gary Jones, president and CEO, "These pre-commercial prototypes exhibit most of the performance features promised by FED technology.
The Unisys IPS-based solution enables the Philadelphia Fed to process an average of 3.
The project will receive funding under the Advanced Technology program (ATP) of the National Institute of Technology (NIST) to revolutionize display technology by developing a multi-layer ceramic module with the FED display on one side and flip-chip integrated circuits on the other, integrating both the display and computer functions in a single component.
The 21 inside jobs since 1987 were reported by the Fed in response to an inquiry from Rep.
PM Abrams has indicated to PixTech that it will continue to evaluate and test PixTech's FED FPD technology during fiscal year 2001 on the M1A2 SEP, Bradley M2A3 Infantry Fighting Vehicle System and Crusader Self-Propelled Artillery System for possible integration and application for Army Ground Combat Vehicle Systems.
The research and development of the FED has been pursued at Product Development Center and samples manufactured on the pilot line are delivered to some specific customers.