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Managing the Crisis: The FDIC and RTC Experience

Chronological Overview: Appendix Tables

1980-1984 1985-1989 1990-1994 1995-1999 2000-2003

1980 - 1984: FDIC at a Glance ($ in Millions)
Data for 12/31

1980

1981

1982

1983

1984

Number of Bank Failures

10 7 34 45 78

Assistance to Open Banks

1 3 8 3 2

Total Failed and Assisted Banks

11 10 42 48 80

Total Assets of Failed and Assisted  Banks

$8,192.4 $4,947.4 $11,722.6 $7,191.7 $43,432.5

Estimated Losses on Failed and Assisted Banks*

$30.7 $781.8 $1,168.6 $1,407.4 $1,640.2

Estimated Losses as a % of Total Assets

0.37% 15.80% 9.97% 19.57% 3.78%

Assets in Liquidation

$1,791.8 $1,840.6 $2,155.1 $4,259.6 $10,299.8

FDIC Staffing

3,644 3,394 3,504 3,846 5,076
Number of Problem Banks 217 223 369 642 848
Bank Insurance Fund Balance $11,019.5 $12,246.1 $13,770.9 $15,429.1 $16,529.4
Bank Insurance Fund Balance as a % of Insured Deposits 1.16% 1.24% 1.21% 1.22% 1.19%

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1985 - 1989: FDIC at a Glance ($ in Millions)
Data for 12/31

1985

1986

1987

1988

1989

Number of Bank Failures

116 138 184 200 206

Assistance to Open Banks

4 7 19 79 1

Total Failed and Assisted Banks

120 145 203 279 207

Total Assets of Failed and Assisted  Banks

$8,977.3 $8,069.1 $9,407.0 $53,899.4 $28,935.0

Estimated Losses on Failed and Assisted Banks*

$1,007.2 $1,775.7 $2,022.8 $6,920.5 $6,198.8

Estimated Losses as a % of Total Assets

11.22% 22.01% 21.50% 12.84% 21.42%

Assets in Liquidation

$9,731.3 $10,856.0 $11,339.9 $9,335.9 $25,930.6

FDIC Staffing

7,125 8,817 9,098 8,060 10,187
Number of Problem Banks 1,140 1,484 1,575 1,406 1,109
Bank Insurance Fund Balance $17,956.9 $18,253.3 $18,301.8 $14,061.1 $13,209.5
Bank Insurance Fund Balance as a % of Insured Deposits 1.19% 1.12% 1.10% 0.80% 0.70%

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1990 - 1994: FDIC at a Glance ($ in Millions)
Data for 12/31

1990

1991

1992 1993 1994
Number of Bank Failures 168 124 120 41 13
Assistance to Open Banks 1 3 2 0 0
Total Failed and Assisted Banks 169 127 122 41 13
Total Assets of Failed and Assisted  Banks $16,937.7 $64,635.0 45391.1 3828.9 1463.9
Estimated Losses on Failed and Assisted Banks* $2,786.3 $6,136.1 3675.2 646.1 179
Estimated Losses as a % of Total Assets 16.45% 9.49% 0.081 0.1687 0.1223
Assets in Liquidation $30,906.5 $43,258.3 43273.4 28015.1 16737.9
FDIC Staffing 14,348 13,972 15044 14220 11627
Number of Problem Financial Institutions 1,046 1,090 863 472 264
Bank Insurance Fund Balance $4,044.5 -$7,027.9 -100.6 13121.6 21847.8
Bank Insurance Fund Balance as a % of Insured Deposits 0.21% -0.36% -0.0001 0.0069 0.0115

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1995 - 1999: FDIC at a Glance ($ in Millions)
Data for 12/31 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Number of Bank Failures 6 6 1 3 8
Assistance to Open Banks 0 0 0 0 0
Total Failed and Assisted Banks 6 6 1 3 8
Total Assets of Failed and Assisted  Banks 802.1 232.6 27.9 290.2 1592.2
Estimated Losses on Failed and Assisted Banks* 84.5 60.6 5 227.5 831.5
Estimated Losses as a % of Total Assets 0.1053 0.2605 0.1792 0.7839 0.5222
Assets in Liquidation 10308.2 8711.2 4114.6 2375.5 1981.5
FDIC Staffing 9789 9151 7793 7359 7266
Number of Problem Financial Institutions 193 117 92 84 79
Bank Insurance Fund Balance 25453.7 26854.4 28292.5 29612.3 29414.2
Bank Insurance Fund Balance as a % of Insured Deposits 0.013 0.0134 0.0138 0.0138 0.0136
Savings Insurance Fund Balance 3357.8 8888.4 9368.3 9839.8 10280.7
Savings Insurance Fund Balance as a % of Insured Deposits 0.0047 0.013 0.0136 0.0139 0.0145

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2000 - 2003: FDIC at a Glance ($ in Millions)
Data for 12/31 2000 2001 2002 2003
Number of Bank Failures 7 4 11 3
Assistance to Open Banks 0 0 0 0
Total Failed and Assisted Banks 7 4 11 3
Total Assets of Failed and Assisted  Banks 414.5 1821.8 2914.5 1138
Estimated Losses on Failed and Assisted Banks* 37.3 433.5 629.8 103.7
Estimated Losses as a % of Total Assets 0.09 0.238 0.2161 0.0911
Assets in Liquidation 535.5 573.4 1240.3 806.4
FDIC Staffing 6452 6167 5430 5311
Number of Problem Financial Institutions 94 114 136 116
Bank Insurance Fund Balance 30975.2 30438.8 32050.3 33782.2
Bank Insurance Fund Balance as a % of Insured Deposits 0.0135 0.0126 0.0127 0.0131
Savings Insurance Fund Balance 10758.6 10935 11746.7 12240.1
Savings Insurance Fund Balance as a % of Insured Deposits 0.0143 0.0136 0.0138 0.014

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