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Managing the Crisis: The FDIC and RTC Experience

Chronological Overview: RTC at a Glance

RTC at a Glance ($ in Millions)

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1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994 1995 Total

Number of Conservatorships at the beginning of the year

0 281 179 91 81 63 1  
Number of Conservatorships added during the year 318 207 123 50 8 0 0 706
Thrifts in the ARP Program* NA 6** 21 9 1 2 2 41
Total of all thrift takeovers 318 213 144 59 9 2 2 747
Conservatorships resolved during the year 37 309 211 60 26 62 1 706
Thrifts in the ARP Program* 0 6 21 9 1 2 2 41
Total of thrift resolutions 37 315 232 69 27 64 3 747
Conservatorships at the end of the year 281 179 91 81 63 1 0  

Source: RTC Annual Reports 1989 - 1994 and Reports from FDIC Division of Research and Statistics

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Total Assets at takeover
 

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994 1995 Total
Conservatorships $141,749     $126,616  $70,929 $35,448 $6,061 $0 $0 $380,803
Thrifts in the ARP Program NA    $3,631 $8,105 $9,437 $44 $129  $426 $21,772
Total $141,749 $130,247 $79,034 $44,885 $6,105 $129 $426 $402,575
Losses on thrifts taken over*** $51,076 $20,837 $10,773   $4,180 $609 $15 $63 $87,553
Losses as a percent of Total Assets 36.03% 16.00% 13.63% 9.31% 9.97% 11.93% 14.79% 21.75%

Source: RTC Annual Reports 1989 - 1994 and Reports from FDIC Division of Research and Statistics

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Asset in Liquidation

 

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994 1995 Total
Conservatorships $104,899 $87,467 $47,318  $40,21 $23,166 $2,067 $0  
Receiverships $7,945  $59,270 $83,066  $64,335 $40,664 $22,900 $7,689  
Total $112,844 $146,737 $130,384 $104,546 $63,830 $24,967 $7,689  
RTC Staffing 1,516 4,899  8,614 7,382  6,778 5,899 3,147  

Source: RTC Annual Reports 1989 - 1994 and Reports from FDIC Division of Research and Statistics

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*Thrifts placed into the ARP program are included for clarity, although they were never placed into the conservatorship program. Back to Table
**Includes two institutions which were P&A transactions, but were neither in conservatorship nor in ARP. Back to Table
***Losses for all resolutions have been updated through 12/31/95. Back to Table



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