Each depositor insured to at least $250,000 per insured bank

Failed Bank Info

Failed Bank List (Since October 1, 2000)
The FDIC is often appointed as receiver for failed banks. This page contains useful information for the customers and vendors of these banks. This includes information on the acquiring bank (if applicable), how your accounts and loans are affected, and how vendors can file claims against the receivership.

Failed Financial Institution Contact Search displays point of contact information related to failed banks.

Bank Failures in Brief
Brief summary of each bank failure from 2001 to the present.

Historical Statistics on Banking - Failures and Assistance Transactions
Search for detailed information on bank and thrift failures since the FDIC was established in 1934.


When a Bank Fails - Facts for Borrowers

A Borrower's Guide to an FDIC Insured Bank Failure

Obtaining a Lien Release | Cómo obtener una liberación de gravamen: If your bank or Savings and Loan has failed and you need to obtain a "Release of Lien" for real or other property secured by a loan.


When a Bank Fails - Facts for Depositors

Is My Account Fully Insured? Use this link to determine if your account is fully insured by the FDIC.

Unclaimed Funds: Search for unclaimed insured deposits for failed banks from January 1, 1989 to June 28, 1993 or for dividend checks issued which were undeliverable or never cashed.

FDIC Dividends from Failed Banks (Updated June 27, 2007) For banks that have failed since October 1, 2000, search for the latest dividend information.


Loss Share Information
Includes Loss Share Q&A, Risk Share Data Specifications and Resolution Transaction Submission Portal

Equity Investors and Contract Service Providers
To obtain information on equity/capital investment in an institution, purchasing assets from FDIC, or providing contract services to the FDIC, please call (866) 308-4470.

Last Updated 01/14/2013 Customer Service