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FHLB Des Moines: Your source for Paycheck Protection Funding Article FHLB Des Moines: Your source for Paycheck Protection Funding If your institution is looking for a price and duration certain source of funding to meet your expanding customer needs through the Paycheck Protection Program, consider using an FHLB Des Moines short-term advance. Advance Transactions Guide Article Advance Transactions Guide Ready to take out a FHLB Des Moines Advance? Here are the steps you should take to initiate the process. Strategies and Tools to Maximize Performance and Manage Risk Article Strategies and Tools to Maximize Performance and Manage Risk Sound balance sheet management and funding strategies play a critical role in achieving the balance you need to make the loans your customers want and provide safe, rewarding deposit opportunities. We can help you with both through our Strategies Team and their tools. Common Misconceptions of Community Investment Advances Article Common Misconceptions of Community Investment Advances Are you maximizing your community impact on housing and economic development projects through Community Investment Advances (CIA)? There are a few common questions and misconceptions that we wanted to debunk about using CIAs to ensure all members feel confident using these advances. Raising Wholesale Funds: “Things are Seldom What They Seem” Article Raising Wholesale Funds: “Things are Seldom What They Seem” Depending upon the interest rate environment or location on the yield curve, dividend-adjusted advance rates may or may not be comparable. You'll never know unless you run the dividend adjustment calculation. How Can the Impact of Rising Rates on Your Investment Portfolio's Market Value Come Out in the Wash? Article How Can the Impact of Rising Rates on Your Investment Portfolio's Market Value Come Out in the Wash? Today, while no one can be certain of the direction of interest rates, the short-end of the yield curve is under the heavy influence of well-telegraphed Fed tightening. Standby Letters of Credit Webinar Video/Webinar Standby Letters of Credit Webinar Did you know Standby Letters of Credit from Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines may provide an alternative source of collateral for securing Public Unit Deposits, thus improving your liquidity, income and efficiency? Forward Starting Advances Webinar Video/Webinar Forward Starting Advances Webinar ​​​​​​​This webinar features Brandon Casey from our Strategies team speaking about the benefits and uses of our forward starting advances. Allowing members to lock in funding for future anticipated needs without adding immediate liquidity, while also protecting against rising rates. Marginal Cost of Funds Webinar Video/Webinar Marginal Cost of Funds Webinar This webinar features Brett Manning from our Strategies team, and Brad Spears from Member Solutions speaking about topics related to the Marginal Cost of Funds. Symmetrical Advances Webinar Video/Webinar Symmetrical Advances Webinar In this webinar, John Biestman explains how our Symmetrical Prepayment Advance can be used to hedge unwanted interest rate risk and monetize the value of fixed rate advances in rising rate environments. Term Advances Webinar Video/Webinar Term Advances Webinar This webinar illustrates how member financial institutions can use long-term advance products for risk mitigation, liquidity management and balance sheet analysis. We also discuss the benefits of using our advances including pricing, availability and regulatory implications. Why fund managers can't ignore sensitivity training Article Why fund managers can't ignore sensitivity training In personal relationships, a lack of sensitivity by one of the partners can lead to friction, or ultimately a breakdown of the relationship.