Skip Header

Federal Deposit
Insurance Corporation

Each depositor insured to at least $250,000 per insured bank

Home > Regulations and Examinations > Bank Examinations > Supervisory Insights - Summer 2011

Supervisory Insights - Summer 2011

Skip Left Navigation Links
Letter from the Director
Managing Risks in Third-Party Payment Processor Relationships
From the Examiner's Desk
Regulatory and Supervisory Roundup

Supervisory Insights is published by the Division of Risk Management Supervision of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to promote sound principles and best practices for bank supervision.

Sheila C. Bair
Chairman, FDIC

Sandra L. Thompson
Director, Division of Risk Management Supervision

Journal Executive Board

Division of Risk Management Supervision

  • George E. French, Deputy Director and Executive Editor
  • Christopher J. Spoth, Senior Deputy Director
  • Victor J. Valdez, Deputy Director,
  • James C. Watkins, Deputy Director

Division of Depositor and Consumer Protection

  • Sylvia H. Plunkett, Senior Deputy Director
  • Jonathan N. Miller, Deputy Director     
  • Robert W. Mooney, Deputy Director

Regional Directors

  • Thomas J. Dujenski, Atlanta Region
  • Kristie K. Elmquist, Acting Regional Director, Dallas Region
  • Daniel E. Frye, Acting Regional Director, New York Region
  • Stan R. Ivie, San Francisco Region
  • James D. La Pierre, Kansas City Region
  • M. Anthony Lowe, Chicago Region
Journal Staff
  • Kim E. Lowry, Managing Editor
  • Jane Coburn, Financial Writer
  • Estela R. Gauna, Financial Writer

Supervisory Insights is available online by visiting the FDIC’s Web site at  To provide comments or suggestions for future articles, request permission to reprint individual articles, or request print copies, send an e-mail to

The views expressed in Supervisory Insights are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect official positions of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. In particular, articles should not be construed as definitive regulatory or supervisory guidance. Some of the information used in the preparation of this publication was obtained from publicly available sources that are considered reliable. However, the use of this information does not constitute an endorsement of its accuracy by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.

Last Updated 06/21/2011

Skip Footer back to content