January 6, 2009
SHOULD YOU BE CONSIDERING BANK OR THRIFT HOLDING COMPANY STATUS?
The New and Unanticipated Dynamics of the Marketplace
With the implosion experienced in the global capital markets in 2008 and the resultant freezing of many traditional sources of both debt and equity financing among institutions searching for credit and liquidity, it has become increasingly apparent that, in the US and elsewhere, government-sponsored financial assistance has become the most significant source of new capital and funding.
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