Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
The information being furnished pursuant to Items 2.02, and 9.01 on this Current Report on Form 8-K shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
This Current Report contains forward-looking statements which are based upon our current expectations and speak only as of the date hereof. These statements may use forward-looking terms, such as "anticipates," "believes," "expects," "could," "plans," "estimates," "may," "should," "will," or their negatives or other variations on these terms. The Bank cautions that, by their nature, forward-looking statements involve risk or uncertainty, that actual results could differ materially from those expressed or implied in these forward-looking statements, and that actual events could affect the extent to which a particular objective, projection, estimate, or prediction is realized. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, instability in the credit and debt markets; economic conditions (including effects on, among other things, mortgage-backed securities); changes in mortgage interest rates and prepayment speeds on mortgage assets; the Bank's ability to successfully transition to a new business model and to pay future dividends (including enhanced dividends on activity stock); the Bank's ability to meet required conditions to repurchase or redeem excess capital stock from its members, including maintaining compliance with its minimum regulatory capital requirements and determining that its financial condition is sound enough to support such repurchases and redemptions; and the risk factors set forth in the Bank's periodic filings with the
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Exhibit No. Description 99.1 Member letter dated
February 13, 20142
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Federal Home Loan Bank of
ChicagoDate: February 13, 2014By: /s/ Roger D. Lundstrom Roger D. LundstromExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer 3