News from the Council

FCSIC Agrees to Extension Requested by Farm Credit Council, Comments on Assistance to Troubled Institutions Due Oct. 22
July 22, 2012
The Farm Credit System Insurance Corporation announced this week that it has approved an extension of the comment period on its draft policy statement concerning assistance to troubled Farm Credit System institutions to replace its current policy.

CFTC Adopts Proposal to Exempt Cooperatives From Swaps Clearing Requirement Under Dodd-Frank Act
July 13, 2012
The Commodities Futures Trading Commission this week unanimously approved a proposal to exempt cooperatives such as Farm Credit System institutions and credit unions from the swaps clearing requirement included in the Dodd-Frank Act.

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Farm Credit by the Numbers

  • 1,062,364
    Number of Loans at Dec. 31, 2016
  • 500,000
    Farm Credit Customers Nationwide
  • $253 Billion
    Total Loan Volume at Dec. 31, 2016
  • $12.2 billion
    New Loans to Small Farmers and Ranchers in 2014

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