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Federal Reserve note

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(Banking & Finance) a bank note issued by the Federal Reserve Banks and now serving as the prevailing paper currency in circulation in the US
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Noun1.Federal Reserve note - a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank)Federal Reserve note - a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank); "he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes"
folding money, paper currency, paper money - currency issued by a government or central bank and consisting of printed paper that can circulate as a substitute for specie
silver certificate - formerly a bank note issued by the United States Treasury and redeemable in silver
c-note, hundred dollar bill - a United States bill worth 100 dollars
fifty dollar bill, fifty - a United States bill worth 50 dollars
twenty dollar bill, twenty - a United States bill worth 20 dollars
ten dollar bill, tenner - a United States bill worth 10 dollars
five dollar bill, fiver, five-spot - a United States bill worth 5 dollars
two dollar bill - a United States bill worth 2 dollars
dollar bill, one dollar bill, buck, clam, dollar - a piece of paper money worth one dollar
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was consolidated into Federal Reserve Notes, United States Notes, and Silver Certificates; privately issued bank notes were eliminated.
In particular, Rogoff proposes that, at a minimum, large-denomination Federal Reserve notes be eliminated.
TABLE 1 FED'S BALANCE SHEET (BILLIONS OF DOLLARS) May 11, 2016 Assets Liabilities Securities Held Outright 4,234 Federal Reserve Notes 1,407 Other 244 Reserve Balances 2,410 Other 621 Total Assets 4,478 Total Liabilities 4,438 May 10, 2016 Assets Liabilities Securities Held Outright 760 Federal Reserve Notes 758 Other 82 Reserve Balances 14 Other 41 Total Assets 842 Total Liabilities 813 Source: Federal Reserve Statistical Release H.
Lindsey offers what he characterizes as a modest "reform" proposal (yet "philosophically populist and operationally libertarian"): pass a constitutional amendment that protects people's right to use something other than Federal Reserve notes to write a contract.
Yet, we've seen four years of the Federal Reserve--now on its third quantitative-easing program--experimenting with its own type of greenback program, creating new money out of thin air in the form of credits in Federal Reserve Notes to purchase trillions of dollars of bonds from big banks and hedge funds.
In the early twentieth century, Federal Reserve notes were still redeemable for gold and gold coins still circulated in the US economy.
Vieira's measure would reduce New Hampshire's dependence on the Federal Reserve, ultimately leading to its complete independence from the unconstitutional central bank and its fiat Federal Reserve notes that masquerade as money.
government redesigns Federal Reserve notes to stay ahead of counterfeiters.
The liabilities consist mainly of Federal Reserve notes in circulation (paper currency) and reserve accounts of banks located in the Reserve District.
Volume 2 of Allan Meltzer's monetarist History of the Federal Reserve notes Bretton Woods "might have continued if price adjustment had occurred promptly in response to domestic policy choices, differences in productivity growth, changes in the extent of capital mobility, and the like.
The Fed is authorized to control monetary policy and issue Federal Reserve notes, now known as the U.
Bank notes were not a concern in Depression-era banking legislation because Federal Reserve notes had largely replaced them as payment instruments.

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