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Organizers plan women-owned bank in Houston

04/03/20

The proposed Agility Bank would rely heavily on digital offerings. It is pursing a national charter with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

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Dodd-Frank didn’t build stress testing for coronavirus

04/03/20

Requiring banks to test themselves is likely to be a waste of time in the current crisis, says a former Senate Banking counsel.

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Big banks get Fed's blessing to extend leverage amid market stress

04/02/20

The change — effective immediately — will reduce capital demands by about 2% overall, the Fed estimated, and will be open for a 45-day comment period.

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North Carolina investment group buying Tennessee bank

03/30/20

The acquirer had pursued a de novo strategy in its home state but was unable to raise enough capital.

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Will coronavirus lead to a wave of bank failures?

03/26/20

An uptick in closings is likely, but how many institutions go under and how fast will depend on a variety of factors, including the duration of the pandemic.

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Organizers plan new bank in Georgia

03/26/20

A former market president for State Bank Financial would serve as CEO of the proposed Classic City Bank.

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Fed to suspend exams for banks under $100B

03/24/20

The central bank will prioritize monitoring and outreach while reducing examination activity due to the coronavirus pandemic until at least the end of April.

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FDIC approves application for Florida de novo bank

03/20/20

Organizers of Coastal Community Bank must raise $19.5 million before opening.

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North Carolina de novo to open after raising $50 million

03/13/20

Triad Business Bank, which will immediately have offices in three cities, will debut next week.

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FDIC approves application for proposed Ohio de novo

03/13/20

Organizers of Riverside Bank of Dublin will need to raise $18 million before opening.

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