FHLBank Atlanta is actively monitoring reports and briefings regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) and we have contingency plans in place in the event a pandemic prompts national health officials to limit business activities. Your health and safety, along with that of our employees, is a top priority at the Bank, and we are following the information and recommendations posted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
As your partners we are standing by to ensure that your business needs are met. Your access to FHLBank Atlanta is important and we want to make sure your institution can utilize our products and services no matter where your employees are located. Below are a few steps you can take now to ensure there is not a disruption to your business needs.
Make sure you can login to FHLBAccess to access your account
2. Remote Administrators
Make sure your institution has remote administrators in place to add or delete users and permissions
3. Signature Card
Verify that the right people at your institution are on your FHLBank Atlanta signature card to approve advances, collateral pledges, and wire transfers
4. Wire Transfer
Make sure you know how to wire funds in and out of your account and that you have set up a PIN with FHLBank Atlanta
5. Pledge Collateral
Your quick access to liquidity also depends on having collateral in place. You can report loans and pledge securities collateral online through FHLBAccess or by emailing a collateral pledge form to us. If you use forms and are working remotely, please ensure you have a supply of forms on hand
If you have questions, please contact the Funding Desk at 1.800.536.9650, extension 8011 or Shareholder Support at 1.800.536.9650, option 7.