Friday, January 23, 2015

Bank Failure #2 in 2015: Highland Community Bank, Chicago, Illinois

by Bill McBride on 1/23/2015 08:34:00 PM

Another failure in Illinois, from the FDIC: United Fidelity Bank, fsb, Evansville, Indiana, Assumes All of the Deposits of Highland Community Bank, Chicago, Illinois

As of December 31, 2014, Highland Community Bank had approximately $54.7 million in total assets and $53.5 million in total deposits. ... The FDIC estimates that the cost to the Deposit Insurance Fund (DIF) will be $5.8 million. ... Highland Community Bank is the second FDIC-insured institution to fail in the nation this year, and the first in Illinois. The last FDIC-insured institution closed in the state was The National Republic Bank of Chicago, Chicago, on October 24, 2014.
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