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Bank failure

Definition of the noun bank failure

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noun

  1. the inability of a bank to meet its credit obligations
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • more generic word: failure = lack of success

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Google previewThe Wolters Kluwer Bouvier Law Dictionary (2015)

Quick Reference by Stephen Michael Sheppard

FAILED BANK See: BANK, FAILED BANK (BANK FAILURE OR BANK SEIZURE OR BANK TAKEOVER). FAILED LEGACY See: LEGACY, FAILED LEGACY. FAILURE OF CONDITION See: CONDITION, FAILURE OF CONDITION. FAILURE OF ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Economics (2016)

by Nigar Hashimzade, Gareth Myles, John Black

It then needs a regulatory body to supervise the banks, to minimize the chance of bank failure, and a *lender of last resort, to prevent failure of any one bank turning into a systemwide crash. These supervisory and lastresort functions may be ...

Google previewBooms and Busts: An Encyclopedia of Economic History from the First Stock Market Crash of 1792 to the Current Global Economic Crisis (2015)

An Encyclopedia of Economic History from the First Stock Market Crash of 1792 to the Current Global Economic Crisis by Mehmet Odekon

WaMu was the sixth-largest bank in the United States, and the largest savings and loan, until its 2008 failure¦the largest bank failure in American ...

Google previewMichigan Biographical Dictionary: A-I (1998)

by Caryn Hannan

After the bank failure, its practices came under close scrutiny and Binga was indicted for embezzlement. The first trial ended in a hung jury, but in 1933 Binga was convicted of five counts of embezzlement for the issuance of fraudulent loans .

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Economics (1985)

by N. B. Ghodke

Bank failure. Compiler BANK CREDIT (* Monetary 68 Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Ecor.cr.ics Bank advance Bank Charter ...

Google previewThe Federal Reserve System: An Encyclopedia (2005)

An Encyclopedia by Rik W. Hafer

BANK FAILURE FURTHER READING LaRouche, Robert K. “Bankers Acceptances." Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Economic Quarterly (Winter I993): 75-85. BANK FAILURE. A bank is like any other firm: if it is poorly managed , or if it ...

Google previewDictionary of Business and Economics (1986)

by Christine Ammer, Dean S. Ammer

bank failure The ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Recessions and Depressions [2 volumes] (2014)

by Daniel Leab

billion as part of an attempt to keep it afloat and avoid a bank failure. Ultimately, however, the Franklin Bank failed. After Franklin ...

Google previewBlackie’s Dictionary of Banking and Finance

by Blackie

Bank Failure When a bank fails to meet its obligations to its depositors or other creditors because it has reached the stage of bankruptcy. Bank Fees Afee that the costumer has to pay for services rendered by the bank. Bank for International ...

Google previewThe New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics (2016)

by NA NA

Bank failure is contagious. All of this leads to the following conclusions. Not only are individual banks fragile and vulnerable to runs, but the entire banking system is prone to panics. Contagion creates an externality that provides the economic ...

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