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  • 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., March 8, 2013 8:40pm
    Regulators have closed a small bank in Georgia, bringing the total number of U.S. bank closures to four for this year after 51 closures in 2012. The...
  • Tue., December 11, 2012 5:28pm
    Bank failures in Georgia have slowed for the first time since the beginning of the recession. That’s welcome news for investors and others because...
  • Fri., July 6, 2012 7:01pm
    Federal regulators have closed a small bank in Georgia, bringing the number of U.S. banks that have failed so far this year to 32. The Federal...
  • Wed., February 29, 2012 1:00pm
    Georgia banks appear to be turning a corner. A report shows, Georgia banks are profitable for the first time in three years. The FDIC shows...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Thu., July 21, 2011 4:13pm
    Georgia Rep. Lynn Westmoreland wants the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. to take a closer look at how it goes about closing banks. Westmoreland said...