WASHINGTON -- The Federal Home Loan Bank system's regulator said Wednesday its membership and profits continue to climb last month.

The system finished October with 5,181 members, an increase of 89, the Federal Housing Finance Board said. Of those, 2,089 are thrifts, 2,996 are commercial banks, and the rest are credit unions and insurance companies.

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