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Wachovia Did Not Fail, But Citigroup Takes Them Whole – Citigroup Inc. will acquire the banking operations of Wachovia Corp., one of the nation’s largest banks, in a deal facilitated by the federal deposit insurance corp. Citigroup will absorb up to $42 billion of losses in the deal, with the FDIC covering any remaining losses, the government agency said Monday.
The Acquisition of Wachovia Corporation by Wells Fargo & Company. Litigation and Standstill On October 4, Citigroup filed suit against Wachovia and Wells Fargo, seeking a temporary restraining order, preliminary and permanent injunctive relief, specific performance of the exclusivity agreement, and punitive damages.
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Citigroup would acquire most of Wachovia’s assets and liabilities. The FDIC would agree to share future losses on a pool of $312 billion in loans, and Citi would agree to absorb up to $42 billion of future losses on the pool; if losses exceeded that amount, the FDIC would absorb them.
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Wachovia is the latest bank to fall victim to the global financial crisis. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. announced Monday that Citigroup will acquire the banking operations of Wachovia. The FDIC says Wachovia says all depositors are protected and there will be no cost to the Deposit Insurance Fund. STEVE INSKEEP, host:
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Citigroup Acquires Most of Wachovia; "Not a Failure," FDIC Says Wachovia CEO: No More Management Changes Kelly Curran was one of HousingWire’s first reporters, providing coverage of the U.S.
Still, David Moskowitz, the newly-promoted head of the lobbying and policy unit, said the overhaul was not a response to the scandal, nor to the bank’s failure. passed Citigroup and became the.
The Citigroup offer had come with a backstop from the FDIC, which would cover any losses on Wachovia’s $300 billion loan portfolio beyond the first $42 billion. The Wells offer does not ask for.
On Monday, Charlotte shuddered when news came that one of its longtime banking heavyweights intended to sell most of itself to New york-based citigroup. citi and Wachovia had not signed. It says.