Thorough Bank Failure CoverageA total of 24 institutions have been shuttered by regulators this year, following 92 failures in 2011. During the current wave of failures that began in 2008, there have been 438 banks and thrifts closed by regulators. Georgia leads all states with 75 bank closures; followed by Florida, with 61 failures; Illinois, with 50; and California, with 39 failed banks and thrifts. All bank and thrift failures since the beginning of 2008 are detailed in TheStreet's interactive bank failure map: >>>Click here for the Bank Failure Map
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