For Some, Getting Out of Tarp May Mean Getting Bought Out

Davidson, Kate
January 2011
American Banker;1/3/2011, Vol. 176 Issue 1, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the plight of small banks struggling to pay back government loans they received through participation in the U.S. Treasury Department's Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). In many instances these bank are unable to either pay TARP dividends or raise the capital required to buy their exit from TARP. For some, getting bought out may provide the only viable way of leaving TARP.


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