As used in this part:
Bank, written in title case, means a Federal Home Loan Bank established under section 12 of the Bank Act, as amended (12 U.S.C. 1432 ).
Bank Act means the Federal Home Loan Bank Act, as amended (12 U.S.C. 1421 through 1449).
FHFA means the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
New business activity means any business activity undertaken, transacted, conducted, or engaged in by a Bank that has not been previously undertaken, transacted, conducted, or engaged in by that Bank, or was previously undertaken, transacted, conducted, or engaged in under materially different terms and conditions, such that it:
Involves the acceptance of collateral enumerated under § 1266.7(a)(4) of this chapter ;
Involves the acceptance of classes of collateral enumerated under § 1266.7(b) of this chapter for the first time;
Entails risks not previously and regularly managed by that Bank, its members, or both, as appropriate; or
Involves operations not previously undertaken by that Bank.
[65 FR 44431, July 18, 2000. Redesignated and amended at 75 FR 76622, 76624, Dec. 9, 2010]