- By April 5th, all Signature Bank depositors should transfer funds.
- Flagstar Bank takes over the crypto clients of Signature Bank.
On Tuesday, United States Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (U.S. FDIC) reported that the account holders of Signature Bank have to close and transfer their funds within the 5th of April 2023. FDIC declares, all the deposit accounts will get transferred to Flagstar Bank.
Are Signature Bank’s Crypto Clients Safe?
All the deposits insured by U.S. FDIC are safe and secured even if some trembling consequences occur. Martin Gruenberg, a member of the U.S. FDIC commented that there was a 20% loss in deposits. This happened within hours on March 10 when Signature Bank collapsed. By March 12, with the determination of systemic risk, New York-based Signature Bank closed by the corresponding regulators as per the U.S. economy.
On the other hand, New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) purchased the deposits of Signature Bank in the meantime by March 19th. The deal further included Signet, a payment platform to regulate real-time payments with no inclusion of tariffs. Unfortunately, Signet is not reliable.
Nevertheless, one of the FDIC spokespersons said,
“Flagstar’s bid did not include about $4 billion in deposits related to Signature’s digital-asset business.”
Hence, the spokesperson stimulates clients to complete the transfer before April 5th else, they will be receiving the mail checks from their records up-to-date. FDIC says that all the depositors of Signature Bank will considerably transferred to Flagstar Bank. Hence, they added that the loans accounting for $60 billion of Signature Bank and $4 billion of their own deposits would be recorded in the receivership.
Despite all these, Silicon Valley Bank started their trading shares after the collapse and accounts at a substantial drop of 40 cents compared to 3rd March which priced at $284.4.
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