Georgia Banks with Weakest Asset QualityThe following list includes all banks in the state with nonperforming assets comprising more than 15% of total assets as of asset quality. Please click the image to expand the table.
Georgia's Largest BanksHere are the 10 largest banks in the state, along with key metrics as of Sept. 30:
Georgia Bank FailuresThere have been 18 bank failures in Georgia so far this year, second only to Florida, with 28 failures, and ahead of Illinois, which has had 16 bank failures. Since the current wave of bank closures began in 2008, Georgia has had the most, with 48 institutions shuttered by regulators. Next is Florida, which has had 44 failures, then Illinois with 38 and California, with 34. Please click here for a summary of last week's bank failures. All previous bank and thrift failures since the beginning of 2008 are detailed in TheStreet's interactive bank failure map: The bank failure map is color-coded, with the states having the greatest number of failures highlighted in dark gray, and states with no failures in light green. By moving your mouse over a state you can see its combined 2008-2010 totals. Then click the state to open a detailed map pinpointing the locations and providing additional information for each bank failure.
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