Agencies Issue Statement on LIBOR Transition

News Release 2020-161 | November 30, 2020

Joint Release

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

WASHINGTON—The Federal Reserve Board, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today issued a statement encouraging banks to cease entering into new contracts that use USD LIBOR as a reference rate as soon as practicable and in any event by December 31, 2021, in order to facilitate an orderly—and safe and sound— LIBOR transition.

Media Contacts

FDIC David Barr (202) 622-4790
Federal Reserve Darren Gersh (202) 452-2955
OCC Bryan Hubbard (202) 649-6870

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