Answered By: Lippincott Library Last Updated: Apr 27, 2016 Views: 6
In SNL Interactive, go to Industries => Financial Institutions => Failed Banks and Thrifts.
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) website lists bank failures and assistance going back to 2001.
Search for a listing of bank failures back to 1934 on the FDIC website Failure and Assistance Transaction Reports.
The Annual Report of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has information about bank failures. Find these volumes in print (from 1934-2001) at call number HG1662.U5 A27 in the Lippincott Library stacks. The FDIC website also has their annual reports from 1996-present in HTML or PDF format .
You can find information on bank failures and mergers in Bank Regulatory via WRDS. Note: Wharton username and password required for access.