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4 million in net transaction accounts
will be exempt from reserve requirements.
Bank Windhoek recently increased the life cover for clients with EasySave, Vibe or Transaction accounts
The Dodd-Frank Act subsection's title says it all: "Interest-Bearing Transaction Accounts
Allowing the TAG program to expire in this environment could cause a number of community banks--already under stress--to experience deposit withdrawals from their large transaction accounts
and would risk needless liquidity failures.
Under the TAGP, funds in non-interest bearing transaction accounts
at Oxford Bank will be fully guaranteed by the FDIC through December 31, 2009.
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation announced a new program designed to strengthen confidence and encourage liquidity in the banking system by guaranteeing newly issued senior unsecured debt of banks, thrifts and certain holding companies, and by providing full coverage of non-interest-bearing deposit transaction accounts
, regardless of dollar amount.
Reserve requirements currently are assessed on the depository institution's net transaction accounts
(mostly checking accounts).
Unlimited deposit protection for transaction accounts
was originally introduced to stabilize deposit bases as the banking system came under extreme stress during the financial crisis in late 2008.
The TAGP, created in 2008, enabled the FDIC to provide full guarantee of the entire amount of deposits held in non-interest bearing transaction accounts
12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- First Niagara Financial Group announced today that First Niagara Bank is participating in the federal Transaction Account
Guarantee Program (TAGP) that provides full insurance coverage through December 31, 2009 on certain non-interest-bearing transaction accounts
These annual adjustments, known as the low reserve tranche adjustment and the reserve requirement exemption amount adjustment, are based on growth in net transaction accounts
and total reservable liabilities, respectively, at all depository institutions between June 30, 2003, and June 30, 2004.