1. US regulators clamp down in bid to prevent more bank failures

    By: Pete Schroeder and Nupur Anand WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. bank supervisors are increasing scrutiny of lenders' risk management practices and taking disciplinary action as they try to fix problems that could lead to more bank failures, banking industry sources said. Th
  2. US Banking Sector Shaken: Moody's Drops Credit Ratings Of 10 Banks, Sounds Alarm For More Downgrades

    By Piero Cingari Moody’s , the well-known credit rating organization, downgraded the ratings of 10 U.S. small and mid-sized banks by one notch late Monday, sending shockwaves across a sector still reeling from the collapse of regional banks in March. The banks affected by the downgr