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Swiss bank failures vs US bank failures
Posted: Saturday, August 13, 2011

Posted: 11/6/2009 8:03:45 PM

By: crime sniffer

Have your criminals please send my money back as I have provided for them well over the years, I clothed, housed and paid them---Now I need my money back ASAP

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Posted: 11/6/2009 7:33:47 AM

By: Hans

Swiss Bank Failures - 2009, 2008 and 2007: zero

US Bank Failures - 2009, 2008 and 2007:

Since February 2007, assets of all U.S. bank failures totaled a staggering $503.0 billion with deposits totaling $341.8 billion. Through October 30th, there have been 115 bank failures in 2009 with assets totaling $126.8 billion and at a cost to the FDIC's Deposit Insurance Fund (DIF) of $29.45 billion, the three largest bank failures being BankUnited with $12.8 billion in assets, Colonial Bank with $25 billion in assets and Guaranty Bank with $13 billion in assets. In 2008, there were 25 bank
failures with assets totaling $373.6 billion. Washington Mutual Bank, which failed Feb 2008 and with assets totaling $307 billion, is by far the largest US bank failure in recent history.


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