About the National Information Center (NIC)
The National Information Center (NIC) provides comprehensive information on banks and other institutions for which the Federal Reserve has a supervisory, regulatory, or research interest including both domestic and foreign banking organizations operating in the U.S. The NIC Public Web Site is an interface to the NIC data, which may be accessed by selecting “Institution Search","USBA Search", or “HCs > $10B” from the menu bar.
When navigating the site, click on the "Help" link, at the bottom of any page to learn more about the features in that page. Click on FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) to see if there is an answer to a questions that you may have.
A brief summary and status of the availability of Financial Data for Bank Holding Companies (BHCs), Savings and Loan Holding Companies (SLHCs), and U.S. Branches and Agencies of Foreign Banking Organizations (FBOs) are available. Data, including revisions, are updated daily during the business week.
When changes occur each quarter, a brief summary of the changes will be listed here. The "What's New" category will be displayed for approximately 30 days. "What's New" will not be displayed again until the next financial reporting period unless there is a major change to the site or changes affecting the status of the financial information being reported.
The Institution Search option allows you to perform a search for an institution's current and historical data.
The U.S. Branches and Agencies of FBOs Search allows you to search specifically for these types of institutions.
HCs > $10B
These are quarterly lists of holding companies with total reported assets greater than $10 billion, ranked in descending order.
Provides detailed characteristic information about an institution. Characteristic information includes attributes such as Institution type, Location, and Primary Federal Regulator and Structure information such as Organization Hierarchy, Institutions Acquired, Institution History, and Branch Locator.
Displays the ownership relationships of the institution.
Displays acquisitions made by the institution.
Lists the changes to an institution's characteristic and structure information over time
A search option that provides a comprehensive list of all branches belonging to an institution. Not all banks will have branches therefore, the option will only be available for those that do.
Other Reports- Bulk Data Download
The Bulk Data Download feature provides tables of structure information for banks and other institutions for which the Federal Reserve has a supervisory, regulatory, or research interest, including both domestic and foreign banking organizations operating in the United States as of the date of the report. These data will be updated on a quarterly basis. Guidance regarding the tables and fields of information is provided in the Data Dictionary located in the header of the page.
Other Reports- FR Y-15 Snapshots
The FR Y-15 Snapshots provide data from individual Banking Organization Systemic Risk Report (FR Y-15) submissions within a single file. For information on the format and structure of the data files, please see the FR Y-15 Snapshots User Guide.