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Unformatted text preview: soundness of the nation's banking and financial system and to protect the credit rights of consumers (Federal Reserve Regulations) 3. Maintaining the stability of the financial system, and containing systemic risk that may arise in financial markets 4. Providing certain financial services to the U.S. government, to the public, to financial institutions, and to foreign official institutions, including playing a major role in operating the nation's payments system. The current Federal Reserve Chairman is Ben Bernanke 1...
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- Fall '10