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On Friday, November 6, 2009, Gateway Bank of St. Louis, St. Louis, MO was
closed by the Missouri Division of Finance, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
was named Receiver. As Receiver, the FDIC is charged with winding up the business affairs of the failed financial institution. This includes the disposition of assets and liabilities of the failed financial institution and payment of dividends to approved creditors in order of priority.
The FDIC, as Receiver, has taken all necessary actions to conclude the affairs of the failed financial institution, made all dividends distributions as required by law and the receivership estate is deemed terminated.
The FDIC has issued a press release
the institution's closure. If you represent a media outlet and would
like information about the closure, please contact
Greg Hernandez at 1-202-898-6984.
All deposit accounts have been transferred
Central Bank of Kansas City (Central Bank), Kansas City, MO ("assuming
and will be available immediately. On Saturday, November 7, 2009,
the former Gateway Bank of St. Louis location will
reopen as a branch of
Your transferred deposits will be separately insured from any accounts
you may already have at Central Bank for six
months after the failure of Gateway Bank of St. Louis. Checks
that were drawn on Gateway Bank of St. Louis that did not
clear before the institution closed will be honored as long as there are
sufficient funds in the account. For more information on deposit insurance,
you may speak to an FDIC representative by calling 1-800-405-8124.
For general questions about FDIC deposit insurance coverage, please call 1-877-275-3342 or visit EDIE, the FDIC's Electronic Deposit Insurance Estimator.
You may withdraw your funds from any transferred
account without an early withdrawal penalty until you enter into a new deposit
agreement with Central Bank as long as
the deposits are not pledged as collateral for loans. You may view more
information about Central Bank by visiting their web site.