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  • Tue., July 30, 2013 4:30pm
    A large Savannah-area bank has come out from under heightened scrutiny by federal banking regulators. The Coastal Bank's emergence from a...
  • Fri., May 10, 2013 6:43pm
    Regulators say they have closed banks in North Carolina and Georgia, bringing the number of U.S. bank failures to 12 this year. The Federal Deposit...
  • Mon., April 29, 2013 11:00am
    A metro Atlanta bank is being fined $25,000 by federal authorities who say the bank discriminated against borrowers by publishing marketing materials...
  • Fri., April 26, 2013 7:29pm
    Regulators say they have closed banks in Georgia and North Carolina, bringing the number of U.S. bank failures to 10 this year. The Federal Deposit...
  • Mon., January 28, 2013 6:00am
    The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation filed a civil complaint Friday against 11 former executives of the First National Bank of Georgia in...
  • Mon., January 2, 2012 2:41pm
    The federal government is working to wind down the bank-rescue called the Troubled Asset Relief Program. Three Georgia banks have repaid the...
  • Mon., October 10, 2011 7:43am
    Federal regulators are suing 11 insiders at a failed Georgia bank, accusing them of gross negligence. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. accuses...
  • Sat., September 3, 2011 8:47am
    Regulators have closed two small banks in Georgia, bringing the total number of closures in the state this year to 19. Nationwide, the Federal...
  • Tue., August 23, 2011 4:03pm
    Federal banking regulators want former officials of Atlanta-based Silverton Bank to pay $71 million in damages following Georgia's largest bank...
  • Wed., August 10, 2011 8:43am
    The proliferation of bank failures in Georgia has drawn the attention of Congress. The House Financial Services Committee's Subcommittee on...