Bank failure
A bank failure occurs when a bank is unable to meet its obligations to its depositors or other creditors because it has become insolvent or too illiquid to meet its liabilities. More specifically, a ...
Ex-Lehman Boss To Launch Stock Exchange This Summer
Former Lehman Brothers chief Dick Fuld spoke publicly for the first time on Thursday in part to pave the way for this summer's relaunch of the National Stock Exchange, which Fuld part owns. The former...
Bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers - The Last Days Of Lehman Brothers [ENG sub] FULL MOVIE
The Last Days of Lehman Brothers is a British television film. The drama was inspired by the real events that occurred over the weekend leading up to the ban...
Northern Rock
Northern Rock was a British bank, most recently owned and operated by Virgin Money. It was based at Regent Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. During 2012 the Northern Rock brand was phased...
Ex-Lehman Boss To Launch Stock Exchange This Summer
Former Lehman Brothers chief Dick Fuld spoke publicly for the first time on Thursday in part to pave the way for this summer's relaunch of the National Stock Exchange, which Fuld part owns. The former...
Royal British Bank
The Royal British Bank was a British joint-stock bank, established under a Royal Charter in 1849, that collapsed in 1856, causing a scandal. The circumstances were described by The Economist as "an e...
Cape Fear Bank
Cape Fear Bank, formerly named Bank of Wilmington (2006), was a Wilmington, North Carolina-based financial company engaged primarily in retail banking, mortgage banking, business finance and providing...
Colonial Bank
Colonial Bank, formerly a subsidiary of Colonial Bancgroup Inc., was headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama. Colonial Bank had 346 branches in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Nevada and Texas.C...
American Sterling Bank
American Sterling Bank was a financial company engaged primarily in retail banking, mortgage banking, business finance and providing automated teller machine and merchant processing services.
The ...
Keating Five
The Keating Five were five United States Senators accused of corruption in 1989, igniting a major political scandal as part of the larger Savings and Loan crisis of the late 1980s and ear...
Bankia
Bankia ([ˈbaŋkja]) is a Spanish banking conglomerate that was formed in December 2010, consolidating the operations of seven regional savings banks. As of 2012, Bankia is the fourth largest bank of S...
Urban Bank
Urban Bank (PSE: UBI), also known by its initials (and ticker symbol) UBI, was a middle size bank in the Philippines. The bank, along with its two subsidiaries, declared a voluntary bank holiday for f...
Butterfield Bank
Butterfield, officially The Bank of N. T. Butterfield & Son Limited, is a bank founded and based in Bermuda. Butterfield offers a full range of community banking services in Bermuda and the Caym...
ShoreBank
ShoreBank was a community development bank founded and headquartered in Chicago. At the time of its closing it was the oldest and largest such institution, and in 2008 had $2.6 billion in assets. It w...
Arbuthnot Bank Crash
Arbuthnot Bank Crash is used to refer to the fall of Arbuthnot Bank, a premier British-owned financial institution in Madras Presidency, British India in October 1906. The incident is considered to be...
Meltdown (book)
Meltdown is a book on the global financial crisis of 2007–2008 by historian Thomas Woods, with a foreword by Rep. Ron Paul. The book was published on February 9, 2009 by Regnery Publishing.
Woods ...
Washington Mutual
Washington Mutual, Inc., abbreviated to WaMu, was a savings bank holding company and the former owner of Washington Mutual Bank, which was the United States' largest savings and loan association until...
Garn-St. Germain Depository Institutions Act
The Garn–St Germain Depository Institutions Act of 1982 (Pub.L. 97–320, H.R. 6267, enacted October 15, 1982) is an Act of Congress that deregulated savings and loan associations and allowed banks to p...
Broadway Bank (Illinois)
Broadway Bank was a Chicago bank that existed from 1979 to 2010, and was owned by the Giannoulias family. Its financial situation and history of questionable loans are a factor in the campaign of Ale...
Charles Keating
Charles Humphrey Keating, Jr. (December 4, 1923 – March 31, 2014) was an American athlete, lawyer, real estate developer, banker, financier, and activist best known for his role in the savings an...
Home Bank
The Home Bank of Canada was a Canadian bank that was incorporated July 10, 1903 in Toronto (succeeding the earlier Toronto Savings Bank founded in 1854 by Bishop Charbonnel and the Society of St. Vinc...