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FDIC Seized Banks

The Daily Deal brings us this updated, short list of seized banks (with Friday’s 2 additions):

Below is the full list of bank’s seized by the FDIC since July 2008:

Bank Name Closing Date
Bank of Clark County, Vancouver, WA January 16, 2009
National Bank of Commerce, Berkeley, IL January 16, 2009
Sanderson State Bank, Sanderson, TX December 12, 2008
Haven Trust Bank, Duluth, GA December 12, 2008
First Georgia Community Bank, Jackson, GA December 5, 2008
PFF Bank and Trust, Pomona, CA November 21, 2008
Downey Savings and Loan, Newport Beach, CA November 21, 2008
The Community Bank, Loganville, GA November 21, 2008
Security Pacific Bank, Los Angeles, CA November 7, 2008
Franklin Bank, SSB, Houston, TX November 7, 2008
Freedom Bank, Bradenton, FL October 31, 2008
Alpha Bank & Trust, Alpharetta, GA October 24, 2008
Meridian Bank, Eldred, IL October 10, 2008
Main Street Bank, Northville, MI October 10, 2008
Washington Mutual Bank, Henderson, NV and Washington Mutual Bank FSB, Park City, UT September 25, 2008
Ameribank, Northfork, WV September 19, 2008
Silver State Bank, Henderson, NV September 5, 2008
Integrity Bank, Alpharetta, GA August 29, 2008
The Columbian Bank and Trust, Topeka, KS August 22, 2008
First Priority Bank, Bradenton, FL August 1, 2008
First Heritage Bank, NA, Newport Beach, CA July 25, 2008
First National Bank of Nevada, Reno, NV July 25, 2008
IndyMac Bank, Pasadena, CA July 11, 2008
First Integrity Bank, NA, Staples, MN May 30, 2008
ANB Financial, NA, Bentonville, AR May 9, 2008
Hume Bank, Hume, MO March 7, 2008
Douglass National Bank, Kansas City, MO January 25, 2008


Two more banks fail, bringing tally to 27
Daily Deal, January 20, 2009 at 2:09 PM

FDIC: Failed Bank List

Category: Bailouts, Credit, Digital Media

Chart Selection

Amusing flow chart telling you which chart to use: via Flow Chart

Category: Digital Media, Technology

Bank Index Chart

The KBW Bank Index, via Chart of the Day: > > For some perspective into the all-important banking sector, today’s chart presents the current trend of the KBW Bank Index. As today’s chart illustrates, banking stocks were trading within the confines of an upward sloping trend channel from mid-2005 into early 2007. Then the impact…Read More

Category: Credit, Digital Media, Technical Analysis

Obama: Change is All We Have Left

Since I have been mocking W on his way out, we may as well tag O on his way in: via Keven Depew, Minyanville

Category: Bailouts, Digital Media, Humor, Politics

Corporate Debt Hangover

via NYT > Source: Cost of Borrowing Zooms Up for Corporations JACK HEALY and VIKAS BAJAJ NYT, January 18, 2009

Category: Credit, Digital Media, Markets

Gaza Confliict

The WSJ has a nice interactive map showing the details of the Israeli/Hamas battle: > click for interactive graphic: via WSJ

Category: Digital Media, War/Defense

Presidential Campaign Promises ($)

via NYT > Source: For Obama, Rare Chance for Bold Start on Big Task JACKIE CALMES NYT, January 18, 2009

Category: Digital Media, Politics, Taxes and Policy

American Attitudes

Form the Sunday NYT: via NYT > Source: Poll Finds Faith in Obama, Mixed With Patience ADAM NAGOURNEY and MARJORIE CONNELLY NYT, January 17, 2009

Category: Digital Media, Politics, Psychology

Hedge Fund Falloff

via NYT > Source: Hedge Funds, Unhinged LOUISE STORY NYT, January 17, 2009

Category: Digital Media, Hedge Funds, Trading

Global Slowdown in Exports

via NYT > Source: Sharp Trade Contraction Knows No Borders FLOYD NORRIS NYT, January 16, 2009

Category: Digital Media, Economy, Markets