The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is committed to supplier diversity. We strive to partner with businesses owned by minorities, women, veterans, people with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQ community. Our suppliers are cost competitive, value strong customer service, and are dedicated to excellence.

View a list of products and services typically purchased by FHLBank Chicago here.

For information on becoming a vendor with FHLBank Chicago, contact us at

Vendor Sourcing Opportunities

We are seeking a vendor to provide high quality as well as cost effective security pricing for their own investments on a daily/weekly/monthly frequency. Please advise by emailing if you have the following requirements prior March 12, 2021, 5:00pm CST.

  • Ability to model any securities below, but not limited to: 
    • Asset-Backed Securities (ABS), Adjustable Rate Mortgages (ARMs), Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS), CMOs, Fixed-Rate Pass-Throughs, Floating-Rate Corporate Securities, To Be Announced Securities (TBAs) , Small Business Administration Pools (SBAs) , US Treasury & Agency Debentures 
  • Evaluations of securities that are regularly updated and reviewed in light of new market color
  • Full flexibility on frequency of pricing service  (daily, weekly, monthly, etc.)
  • Ability to support pricing challenging and support SOC1 audit requirements
  • Provide deep dive analysis upon request
  • The provided data can be used by the Bank for fair value purpose and risk measure calculation used by Bank’s internal systems and shared inside the Bank.

Governance and Control Assurance Program

To obtain a copy of FHLBank Chicago’s Governance and Control Assurance Program document, please complete the form on our Governance page.

Vendor Issues

Reporting Illegal/Unethical Activities

To communicate concerns about possible unethical or illegal activities, please call 866.294.5579 or visit and select Vendor Issues.

Equal Opportunity in Contracting and Complaint Procedure

Pursuant to FHLBank Chicago’s Equal Opportunity Statement, FHLBank Chicago is committed to providing equal opportunity in contracting, regardless of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, status as a parent, age, disability status, medical condition, genetic information, military affiliation, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Complaint Procedure

FHLBank Chicago prohibits retaliation or reprisal against any party who files a good-faith complaint or other concern regarding violation of the Equal Opportunity Statement or the Equal Opportunity Policy. Complaints of discrimination during any aspect of the contracting process or in the administration of a contract must be submitted, in writing, promptly to the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at or

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago
200 East Randolph Drive
18th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60601

The complaint should be as detailed as possible, including the name(s) of the individual(s) involved, the names of any witnesses, and any supporting documentation .

Any reported allegations of unlawful discrimination will be investigated promptly, thoroughly, and objectively by FHLBank Chicago. Misconduct constituting unlawful discrimination will be dealt with appropriately, as FHLBank Chicago determines, depending on the circumstances.