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Federal Deposit
Insurance Corporation

Each depositor insured to at least $250,000 per insured bank

Community Banking Initiative

black and white streetscene.  logo for the FDIC CBI pagesCommunity banks play a vital role in the functioning of the U.S financial system and the broader economy, from lending to small business owners and farmers, to providing critical banking services in small towns and rural communities across the nation.   As the lead federal regulator for community banks, the FDIC monitors industry trends and provides technical assistance in a variety of ways, including training videos, research, and workshops.

November 24, 2015
Quarterly Banking Profile

Third quarter 2015 comprehensive summary of financial results for all FDIC-insured institutions. Community banks earnings outpaced the industry as a whole.

November 4, 2015
The FDIC has added three new vignettes to the Cyber Challenge.
October 27, 2015
New Technical Assistance Videos

Cybersecurity Awareness

This video series is designed to assist bank directors with understanding cybersecurity risks and related risk management programs, and to elevate cybersecurity discussions from the server room to the board room.