Its good to be the central bank:
The transfer to the public coffers rose roughly 50 percent, or $15.7 billion, from $31.7 billion transferred in 2008, the Fed announced on Wednesday in releasing its annual financial statements, which were audited by Deloitte.”
Now if only they would release those damned AIG emails . . .
Federal Reserve Made $47.4 Billion in 2009
NYT, April 21, 2010