Denver Branch News

Mountain region leadership: Q&A with Denver Branch Executive Nicholas Sly

Midway through his first year in the Mountain Region, Branch Executive Nicholas Sly discusses the Kansas City Fed’s work in Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming, as well as COVID-19’s impact. 

This issue of Rocky Mountain Economist: Housing through the COVID-19 Pandemic

Latest issue of the Rocky Mountain Economist provides a look at how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected households’ abilities to meet housing expenses in the Rocky Mountain Region. 

Enhancements to Regional Databooks

The Regional Economic Databooks will now be released quarterly and have a more robust explanation of trends from our regional economists.  Learn more about CO, KS, MO NE, NM, OK, WY and the Tenth District.

Investment Connection - COVID 19 response

In response to the effect of COVID-19, the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City held Investment Connection-Response to COVID-19, as a special series of webinar events. Learn more about the proposals here. 

Look back at the history of the Denver Branch

Learn more about the history of the Denver Branch and how it has been part of the community for over 100 years. 

Around the Region

Speeches


Sep 24, 2020 | U.S. and Regional Economic Outlook

By Nicholas Sly

Sep 23, 2020 | U.S. and Regional Economic Outlook

By Nicholas Sly

Aug 18, 2020 | U.S. and Regional Economic Conditions

By Nicholas Sly

Jul 31, 2020 | U.S. and Regional Economic Conditions

By Nicholas Sly

Apr 8, 2020 | U.S. and Regional Economic Conditions

By Nicholas Sly

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 

Colorado Economic Update
by Alison Felix
April 17, 2019 | Fort Collins, CO
May 15, 2019 | Steamboat Springs, CO  
May 16, 2019 | Grand Junction, CO

Wyoming Economic Update
by Alison Felix
May 8, 2018 | Cheyenne, WY

New Mexico Economic Update
by Alison Felix
April 17, 2018 | Albuquerque, NM

 

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

The Denver Branch Turns 100

The Denver Branch opened on January 14, 1918, as a branch office of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Since then, the Denver Branch has served as a local connection to the nation's central bank. Learn about the history of the Denver Branch and how it has evolved over the years . Additional information and a photo gallery are available on the Denver Branch Centennial page