CD rates

John Ricker filed this request with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation of the United States of America.
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From: John Ricker

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

The Raw CD statistics used to generate the weekly rate cap information for the week of January 7, 2019.

I would prefer this information in CSV format (or similar) (as I believe it likely to be) with an identifier for the financial institution, and the current rates offered by the financial institution. I believe it likely that this information exists and is used as raw statistics to generate rate cap information. If I am incorrect, I am only requesting the statistics and documents used to generate the rate cap

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


John Ricker

From: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

January 7, 2019
Dear John Ricker:
Your Freedom of Information Act/Privacy Act request for the Raw CD statistics used to generate the weekly rate cap information forthe week of January 7, 2019, has been received by the FDIC’s FOIA/Privacy Act Group and assigned Log Number 19-0058.
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From: John Ricker

Hi Natasha,

I’m pretty surprised by this response, I would have thought that the FDIC obtained these statistics in order to generate the rate cap information. Can you provide any more information about how these records are controlled/processed so I can know how best to proceed from here?
I left a voicemail on Friday in case you get to that first,

John Ricker