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2002 Previous Items

December

  • Electronic Deposit Insurance Estimator: Banker Version
    CD-ROM for financial institution personnel; calculates insurance coverage of most customer deposits.
    --Posted December 31, 2002
  • Regional Outlook: 4th Quarter 2002
    Credit losses have continued to increase, particularly on commercial loans to corporate borrowers, during the first three quarters of 2002.
    --Posted December 23, 2002
  • Legal Division Honors Program
    This recruitment program provides valuable, challenging employment opportunities to outstanding law school graduates.
    --Posted December 19, 2002
  • FDIC Information for the Farmers Bank and Trust
    On December 17, 2002, The Farmers Bank & Trust of Cheneyville ("Farmers Bank & Trust"), Cheneyville, Louisiana, was closed by The State of Louisiana, Office of Financial Institutions and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) was named Receiver.
    --Posted December 17, 2002
  • Quarterly Banking Profile - Third Quarter 2002
    Insured commercial banks and savings institutions continue to demonstrate strong performance.
    --Posted December 11, 2002
  • Notice of Agency Meeting
    The FDIC Board of Directors will meet in open session on December 17, 2002.
    --Posted December 10, 2002
  • Help Us Improve Our Website
    Complete a short questionnaire about the FDIC's website.
    --Posted December 3, 2002

November

  • Notice of Agency Meeting
    The FDIC Board of Directors will meet in open session on December 3, 2002.
    --Posted November 27, 2002
  • FDIC Consumer News
    Smart ways to use credit and debit cards, plus how long to keep bank records.
    --Posted November 26, 2002
  • FDIC/OTS Summary of Deposits
    Now reflects June 30, 2002, data for over 86,000 branches/offices of FDIC-insured institutions.
    --Posted November 26, 2002
  • FYI
    Quarterly Banking Profile - Commercial Banking Performance, Third Quarter 2002
    --Posted November 26, 2002
  • Banking on Our Future Across America
    FDIC Chairman Don Powell and other Administration officials took part in the activities of the final day of Operation HOPE's Banking on Our Future Across America 2002 financial literacy initiative.
    --Posted November 19, 2002
  • Twenty-Five Largest Banking Companies: 3rd Quarter 2002
    Securities gains and stable interest margins maintained earnings despite declining noninterest income.
    --Posted November 14, 2002
  • Perspectives on the U.S. Housing Market
    November 15, 2002: Half-day symposium cosponsored with National Capital Chapter, National Association for Business Economics.
    --Posted November 8, 2002
  • FDIC Information for The Bank of Alamo
    The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today approved the payout of the insured deposits of Bank of Alamo, Alamo, Tennessee.
    --Posted November 8, 2002
  • Notice of Agency Meeting
    The FDIC Board of Directors will meet in open session on November 12, 2002.
    --Posted November 6, 2002

October

  • FDIC Organizational Directory
    Comprehensive listing of FDIC staff, offices and phone numbers.
    --Posted October 31, 2002
  • Notice of Agency Meeting
    The FDIC Advisory Committee on Banking Policy will meet on November 13, 2002.
    --Posted October 24, 2002
  • International Activities
    FDIC serves on international committees that analyze banking supervision and deposit insurance issues.
    --Posted October 10, 2002
  • FYI
    2nd Edition of FDIC Letter to Stakeholders
    --Posted October 10, 2002
  • FYI
    Syndicated Credits Deteriorate, But at a Slower Pace
    --Posted October 8, 2002
  • FYI
    FDIC Looks to Research Used in Private Sector for Pricing and Managing Risk
    --Posted October 3, 2002

September

  • FDIC Information for AmTrade International Bank of Georgia
    On September 30, 2002, AmTrade International Bank of Georgia, Atlanta, Georgia, was closed by the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) was named Receiver.
    --Posted September 30, 2002
  • Survey of Real Estate Trends
    Semiannual summary of observations on developments in local commercial and residential real estate markets.
    --Posted September 19, 2002
  • FYI
    A Look at Residential and Commercial Real Estate Markets
    --Posted September 19, 2002
  • Regional Outlook: 3rd Quarter 2002
    The banking industry has performed well despite increasing delinquencies, notably in commercial credits.
    --Posted September 18, 2002
  • FYI
    Bank Insurance Fund Reserve Ratio Above Statutory Minimum - For Now
    --Posted September 12, 2002
  • Quarterly Banking Profile--2nd Quarter 2002
    Insurance Fund Reserve Ratios Improve. Banks, Thrifts Report Record Profits.
    --Posted September 12, 2002
  • FDIC List of Minority Depository Institutions
    June 30, 2002, performance information.
    --Posted September 11, 2002
  • FYI
    Progress in the Financial War on Terrorism.
    --Posted September 11, 2002
  • Pricing the Risks of Deposit Insurance
    Papers for a closed September 13 conference cosponsored with the Journal of Financial Services Research.
    --Posted September 10, 2002
  • FYI
    Corporate Earnings Growth Suggests Business Sector Recovery
    --Posted September 5, 2002
  • XBRL Meets the Needs of the Financial Services Industry
    September 23: FDIC-hosted symposium on a new standard for organizations sharing financial data.
    --Posted September 5, 2002

August

July

  • Notice of Agency Meeting
    The FDIC Board of Directors will meet in open session on August 6, 2002.
    --Posted July 31, 2002
  • FYI
    The Rise of Risk Management: Basel and Beyond
    --Posted July 30, 2002
  • The Rise of Risk Management: Basel and Beyond
    July 31: FDIC hosts a symposium on risk management and the new Basel Capital Accord.
    --Posted July 25, 2002
  • Merger Decisions: Annual Report to Congress
    Approval of bank absorptions when the resulting bank is a state nonmember bank.
    --Posted July 24, 2002
  • FYI
    Enhancing Financial Transparency
    --Posted July 24, 2002
  • Bank Trends: Enhancing Financial Transparency: A Symposium Sponsored by the FDIC
    --Posted July 24, 2002
    2001 FDIC Program Performance Report
    The Report compares actual performance to the goals established in the FDIC's 2001 Annual Performance Plan.
    --Posted July 22, 2002
  • FYI
    FDIC Introduces Quarterly Letter to Stakeholders
    --Posted July 10, 2002
  • Notice of Agency Meeting
    The FDIC Board of Directors will meet in open session on July 12, 2002.
    --Posted July 8, 2002
  • Opportunities for Former FDIC Employees
    --Posted July 2, 2002

June

May

  • National NeighborWorks® Week
    June 1 - 8: The FDIC, a Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation member, celebrates a week of neighborhood change.
    --Posted May 28, 2002
  • FYI: New York City's Economy Shows Early Signs of Stabilizing
    --Posted May 23, 2002
  • Bank Trends: The New York City Economy: Post 9/11
    --Posted May 23, 2002
  • Live Webcast of Press Briefing: Preliminary Bank Earnings Report
    June 3: Chairman Powell will present the 1st Quarter 2002 preliminary report.
    --Posted May 22, 2002
  • Webcast: Enhancing Financial Transparency
    June 4: FDIC symposium on the state of the U.S. financial reporting infrastructure.
    --Posted May 20, 2002
  • FYI
    Ten Largest Thrift Companies
    --Posted May 17, 2002
  • FYI
    FDIC Chairman Tackles Regulatory Restructuring
    --Posted May 16, 2002
  • Ten Largest Thrift Companies
    Quarterly study based on publicly available data.
    --Posted May 15, 2002
  • FYI
    Twenty-five Largest Banking Companies.
    --Posted May 8, 2002
  • Forms Used by the FDIC
    Forms and instructions used with FDIC applications, reports, other submittals.
    --Posted May 1, 2002
  • Notice of Agency Meeting
    The FDIC Board of Directors will meet in open session on May 7, 2002.
    --Posted May 1, 2002

April

  • Electronic Public Comment
    Comments requested on draft FDIC procedures to review and substantiate the quality of its information.
    --Posted April 30, 2002
  • FYI
    Refinancing Waves Alter the Landscape for Mortgage Specialists.
    --Posted April 25, 2002
  • Minority Depository Institutions Program
    Supports FDIC efforts to encourage and preserve minority ownership of financial institutions.
    --Posted April 19, 2002
  • Bringing Communities and Bankers Together
    Responsibilities and activities of FDIC's Community Affairs Program.
    --Posted April 18, 2002
  • FYI
    New Reporting Offers Insight Into Bank Activities
    --Posted April 18, 2002
  • Reducing Regulatory Burden
    Share your ideas for reducing the financial industry's regulatory burden.
    --Posted April 17, 2002
  • FYI
    Economic Conditions and Emerging Risks in Banking
    --Posted April 11, 2002
  • Credit Card Center
    Handles consumer complaints and inquiries for FDIC-regulated Credit Card Specialty Banks.
    --Posted April 9, 2002
  • Agency Meeting
    The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's Board of Directors will meet in open session at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 9, 2002.
    --Posted April 3, 2002

March

  • FDIC Information for New Century Bank
    On March 28, 2002, New Century Bank, Shelby Township, Michigan was closed by the Michigan Commissioner of the Office of Financial and Insurance Services. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) was named Receiver.
    --Posted March 28, 2002
  • FYI
    March 28, 2002: FYI: Housing Market Strengths and Risks
    --Posted March 28, 2002
  • Regional Outlook
    Now Online: Housing Sector Has Held Up Well During This Recession, But Some Issues Raise Concern
    --Posted March 28, 2002
  • 2002 Annual Performance Plan
    The FDIC's Annual Performance Plan implements the FDIC's strategic goals and objectives by establishing annual performance goals.
    --Posted March 22, 2002
  • FYI
    March 21, 2002: FYI: Weak Fundamentals for U.S. Office Markets
    --Posted March 21, 2002
  • Survey of Real Estate Trends
    A semiannual summary of observations on developments in local commercial and residential real estate markets.
    --Posted March 21, 2002
  • FDIC Consumer News
    Weathering a financial storm: how to protect yourself and your family.
    --Posted March 14, 2002
  • FYI
    March 13, 2002: FYI: Banks and Thrifts Post Record Earnings, Insurance Funds Slide
    --Posted March 13, 2002
  • Quarterly Banking Profile - Fourth Quarter 2001
    Banks and thrifts hold onto earnings, capital as credit quality erodes.
    --Posted March 13, 2002
  • FYI
    March 11, 2002: Bank Auditing and Accounting Faces Scrutiny
    --Posted March 11, 2002
  • FYI
    March 7, 2002: The Effects of the U.S. Economic Slowdown: Houston
    --Posted March 7, 2002
  • Bank Trends
    Houston's Downturn Comes Later but Will Linger Longer
    --Posted March 7, 2002
  • FDIC Information for Net 1st National Bank ("Net 1st")
    On March 1, 2002, Net 1st National Bank ("Net 1st") was closed by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) was named Receiver.
    --Posted March 1, 2002
  • Call and Thrift Financial Reports
    December 31, 2001, Call Reports and Thrift Financial Reports are now available, with a new Schedule RC-T replacing former FFIEC -001 and -006 reports.
    --Posted March 1, 2002
  • FYI:
    FDIC Notifies Banks that Higher Insurance Premiums Are Possible
    --Posted March 1, 2002

February

  • Preliminary Bank Earnings Report
    Loan Problems Grow Even As Commercial Bank Earnings Break Records
    --Posted February 28, 2002
  • FYI
    February 27, 2002: Loan Weakness Spreads; Banks' Defenses Hold
    --Posted February 27, 2002
  • Live Webcast: Preliminary Bank Earnings Report
    February 28 at 10:00 a.m. (ET): Chairman Powell will present the 4th Quarter 2001 preliminary report.
    --Posted February 25, 2002
  • Notice of Agency Meeting
    The FDIC Board of Directors will meet in open session on March 1, 2002.
    --Posted February 25, 2002
  • FYI
    February 21, 2002: Business Credit Flowing Despite Recession
    --Posted February 21, 2002
  • Bank Trends
    A February 21, 2002, analytical paper addressing business credit in 2001.
    --Posted February 21, 2002
  • FDIC General Counsel's Statement on NextBank
    --Posted February 14, 2002
  • FYI
    February 13, 2002: The Twenty Five Largest Banking Companies, Taking Stock of 2001.
    --Posted February 13, 2002
  • Twenty-Five Largest Banking Companies
    Quarterly study of the 25 largest banking companies based on publicly-available data.
    --Posted February 13, 2002
  • FDIC Information for NextBank, N.A.
    On February 7, 2002, NextBank, N.A. was closed by Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. The FDIC was named receiver.
    --Posted February 7, 2002
  • FYI
    February 7, 2002: Subprime Mortgage Lending Faces the Test of a Slowing Economy.
    --Posted February 7, 2002
  • Privacy Choices
    Interagency brochure about new laws affecting consumers' personal financial privacy.
    --Posted February 6, 2002
  • Privacy Rule
    Materials to help financial institutions and consumers understand the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act's new privacy protections.
    --Posted February 5, 2002
  • FDIC Information for Oakwood Deposit Bank Company
    On February 1, 2002, Oakwood Deposit Bank Company was closed by the Superintendent of Financial Institutions for the State of Ohio. The FDIC was named receiver.
    --Posted February 1, 2002

January

  • FYI
    A new electronic bulletin summarizing FDIC analysis of emerging issues in banking and the economy.
    --Posted January 31, 2002
  • National Consumer Protection Week
    The FDIC has joined federal, state, and local organizations and national advocacy groups to launch the annual National Consumer Protection Week, February 3-9, 2002.
    --Posted January 31, 2002
  • International Visitors Training Program
    A three-day program designed for officials of foreign banking, deposit insurance and resolution authorities.
    --Posted January 23, 2002
  • Notice of Agency Meeting
    The FDIC Board of Directors will meet in open session on Tuesday, January 29, 2002.
    --Posted January 23, 2002
  • FDIC Information for Sierra Blanca Bank
    On January 18, 2002, Sierra Blanca Bank was closed by the Texas Department of Banking. The FDIC was named receiver.
    --Posted January 18, 2002
  • FDIC Information for Hamilton Bank
    On January 11, 2002, Hamilton Bank was closed by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. The FDIC was named receiver.
          Spanish Version
    --Posted January 11, 2002

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