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6 More Banks Repay TARP Funds

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP, By Daniel Wagner) -- Six banks have repaid government bailouts worth a combined $2.66 billion, the Treasury department said Wednesday....

34 Banks Don't Pay Their Quarterly TARP Dividends

USA Today | Pallavi Gogoi and Paul Wiseman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The U.S. taxpayers' investments in smaller banks are increasingly at risk. In a sign that more banks are under great pressure from the recession, 34 ...

Sam Stein

Steele Comes Out Against Tax On Big Banks

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his press briefing on Thursday, White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs all but invited Republicans to attack the president's proposal to tax roug...

Fleecing the USA Again: Non-Performance-Based P3 Banker Fees

Michael Likosky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michael Likosky

If the recovery is done right, we can forge public-private partnerships akin to the Second World War. However, our least patriotic institution, the large scale investment bank, seems to have something different in mind.

TARP Repayments Reveal The Weakest Banks

usnews.com | Rick Newman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The government has finally acknowledged something it wanted to keep secret six months ago: Which banks are in the worst financial health. It's now ...

Most Bailed Out Banks Reduced Lending Since Getting Funds

Wall Street Journal | DAVID ENRICH, MICHAEL R. CRITTENDEN and MAURICE TAMMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Lending at the biggest U.S. banks has fallen more sharply than realized, despite government efforts to pump billions of dollars into the financial sec...

TARP Recipients Must Modify Loans: HUD

bloomberg.com | Dawn Kopecki and Peter Cook | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

April 9 (Bloomberg) -- Banks receiving federal aid through the U.S. Troubled Asset Relief Program must also take part in the government's mortgage mod...

Banks Declining TARP Funds, $2 Billion Turned Down

bailoutsleuth.com | Avi Klein on February 27, 2009 4:01 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

German American Bancorp Inc. said this week it would turn down $25 million in taxpayer capital from the Treasury Department and raise funds through a ...