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Unformatted text preview: liquidate excess reserves all at lower interest rates and with less paperwork March 30 FDIC has paid out nearly 9 bill to cover losses on loans and other assets FDIC has agreed to assume more losses on $160 billion of assets The BIF has a negative sum that is decreasing March 18 Fed Reserve expected to free some biggest banks from strict oversight Fed will allow FIs that have passed new stress tests to run their businesses independent of crisis-era restrictions from 2008 Will permit banks to raise dividends and buy back shares 6 of the largest banks paid dividends again of 8.7 million 3 more said they may raise dividends later this year GS allowed to pay down debt...
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- Spring '11