FEDERAL HOME LOAN BANK OF NEW YORK DECLARES 4.36% DIVIDEND FOR FOURTH QUARTER 2021

NEW YORK, February 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Federal Home Loan Bank of new York (“FHLBNY”) is pleased to announce that, the February 17, 2022, its board of directors approved a dividend for the fourth quarter of 2021 of 4.36% (annualised). The dollar amount of the dividend will be approximately $48.8 million. The cash dividend will be distributed to member financial institutions on February 18, 2022.

“Throughout the uncertain and often volatile operating environment experienced in 2021, FHLBNY has continued to be a trusted partner and reliable source of funding for our members,” said José R. González, President and Chief Executive Officer. the direction of the FHLBNY. “Our stability is also reflected in our quarterly dividend payouts, which total $222.3 million paid out of 2021 earnings – a full-year dividend rate of 4.54%. We are proud to offer our members this return on their investment in our co-op, and we strive to continue to meet their needs as we work together to support the communities we all serve. »

Health and economic crises resulting from COVID-19 remain unpredictable and may affect the environment in which FHLBNY operates. Changes in market and business conditions may adversely impact the financial performance and level of dividends of FHLBNY. FHLBNY will continue to assess the potential effects of changes in the environment on its financial performance and dividend strategy.

FHLBNY will release its audited 2021 financial results in its Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which is expected to be filed on or about March 22, 2022.

Federal Mortgage Bank of new York
The Federal Mortgage Bank of new York is a congressional chartered wholesale bank. It is part of the Federal Home Loan Bank System, a national wholesale banking network of 11 shareholder-owned regional banks. From September 30, 2021FHLBNY serves 321 financial institutions in New Jersey, new York, Porto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands. The Federal Home Loan Banks supports the efforts of local members to help provide financing to US homebuyers.

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SOURCE Federal Home Loan Bank of new York

Bernadine J. Perkins