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Bad timing

26 February 2009

The US Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation plans to raise premiums it charges to insure retail bank accounts. Though they re admittedly cheap, that s bad timing. Like procyclical capital ratio requirements, the insurance premiums should be rethought once the crisis has passed.

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