Small Banks Have Their Own Story On TARP's Chapter in History

Allen, Mike
February 2012
San Diego Business Journal;2/13/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p13
The article focuses on reasons behind the participation of San Diego, California-based small banks in the U.S. Treasury Department's Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). It is said by Security Business Bank of San Diego (SBB) chief executive Paul Rodeno that the bank has accepted the TARP money as backup protection amidst the economic slowdown. It is claimed by Regents Bank NA chief executive Dan Yates that the TARP serves as a secured extra capital.


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