Friday, June 27, 2014

Another Bank Set Free

The Freedom State Bank of Freedom, Oklahoma, was closed today by state regulators. The approximately $22.8 million in total assets and $20.9 million in total deposits of the former bank were acquired by Alva State Bank & Trust Company of Alva, Oklahoma. The FDIC estimates that the cost to the Deposit Insurance Fund (DIF) will be $5.8 million.