Supporting housing finance

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati is a regional wholesale bank providing financial services for residential housing and economic development to 640 member-stockholders in the FHLB System’s Fifth District of Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee. Eligible stockholders include banks, thrifts, credit unions, insurance companies and community development financial institutions. We are one of 11 Federal Home Loan Banks nationwide, a system created by Congress in 1932 to support housing finance.

Our mission is to provide our member-stockholders with financial services and a competitive return on their capital investment to help them facilitate and expand housing finance and community investment, and achieve their objectives for liquidity and asset liability management.

About Us


We provide members with liquidity, as well as services to help them connect with their communities.


Meet our management team, our Board of Directors and our Affordable Housing Advisory Council.

Public Policy

We were created by Congress in 1932.

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