Tue., December 11, 2012 4:28pm
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 6:01pm
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...
Tue., March 6, 2012 6:28pm
Federal bank regulators have sued 12 former directors and officers of a failed Georgia bank that collapsed less than six years after it was formed....
Tue., August 23, 2011 3:03pm
Federal banking regulators want former officials of Atlanta-based Silverton Bank to pay $71 million in damages following Georgia's largest bank...
Mon., August 22, 2011 7:51am
On Friday, Georgia suffered its 17th bank failure this year. Federal regulators shut-down Statesboro-based First Southern National Bank. It was...
Wed., August 10, 2011 7:43am
The proliferation of bank failures in Georgia has drawn the attention of Congress. The House Financial Services Committee's Subcommittee on...
Mon., February 21, 2011 8:23am
Another two Georgia banks were seized into last weekend by regulators, including one of northeast Georgia’s oldest financial institutions. Habersham...
Mon., November 29, 2010 2:01pm
Bank failures could increase in 2011. Bad loans in commercial sector becoming a problem. Small community banks hardest hit.
Sat., March 27, 2010 9:21am
Regulators have shut down two Georgia banks bringing to 41 the number of ba
Fri., January 1, 2010 3:47pm
The news caps off a dismal year for Georgia banks