- Hurricane Katrina's devastating effects on the U.S. Gulf Coast region will continue to affect the business activities of the financial institutions serving that area for the foreseeable future.
- The attached Interagency Supervisory Guidance for Institutions Affected By Hurricane Katrina describes examination procedures for institutions adversely affected by the hurricane.
- In considering any supervisory response, examiners will give appropriate recognition to the extent to which weaknesses are caused by external problems related to the hurricane and its aftermath.
FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Lending Officer
FFIEC Accounting and Regulatory Reporting Questions & Answers at www.FFIEC.gov
Interagency Supervisory Guidance for Institutions Affected by Hurricane Katrina
Interagency Supervisory Guidance for Institutions Affected by Hurricane Katrina - PDF 36k (PDF
For Louisiana Institutions: Assistant Regional Director Cheryl Couch at firstname.lastname@example.org or (972) 761-2070
For Mississippi Institutions: Assistant Regional Director Pat Lenfert at email@example.com or
For General Inquiries: Examination Specialist Beverlea S. Gardner at firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 898-3640
FDIC Financial Institution Letters (FILs) may be accessed from the FDIC's Web site at www.fdic.gov/news/news/financial/2006/index.html.
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Paper copies of FDIC financial institution letters may be obtained through the FDIC's Public Information Center (1-877-275-3342 or 703-562-2200).