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Financial Institution Letters

January 15, 2015

The FDIC Launches Web Page to Support Marketing of Failing Financial Institutions

Printable Format:

FIL-4-2015 - PDF (PDF Help)


The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) recently launched a Failing Bank Acquisitions Web page on This Web page will allow institutions to better understand how the FDIC markets failing financial institutions.

Statement of Applicability to Institutions With Less Than $1 Billion in Total Assets: This Financial Institution Letter applies to FDIC-insured financial institutions of any size that may be interested in acquiring a failing institution from the FDIC.



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Paper copies may be obtained through the FDIC's Public Information Center, 3501 Fairfax Drive, E-1002, Arlington, VA 22226 (1-877-275-3342 or 703-562-2200).