Problem Banks Skyrocket To 18 Year High

The FDIC cannot close banks fast enough.  The latest Quarterly Banking Profile shows an increase in the number of problem banks to 884 at December 31, 2010 up from 860 at the end of September 2010.  The number of Problem Banks now totals 12% of all FDIC insured institutions. For the quarter ending December 31, […]

FDIC Problem Bank Increase Puts Over 10% Of Banks At Risk Of Failure

August 31, 2010 – The latest FDIC Quarterly Banking Profile shows a 7% increase in the number of Problem Banks to 829 at June 30, 2010, up from 775 at March 31, 2010.   The number of problem banks is now at its highest level since March 1993 when there were 928.  More than 10% of […]