Answered By: Becky Smith, STEM Entrepreneurship & Business
Last Updated: Feb 04, 2019     Views: 26

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Use Bloomberg; available at the Margolis Market Information Lab (MIL) at the Business Instructional Facility (BIF).

  • Type FOMC and hit GO for information from the Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve.


  • The Federal Funds Rate is the rate banks charge each other for the use of overnight loans of their federal reserve balances.
  • The Discount Rate is the interest rate charged to banks to borrow short-term funds from a Federal Reserve bank.

Use WRDS; available through Business Information Services. 

  • Choose Federal Reserve Bank

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