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The FDIC released its latest "Quarterly Banking Profile"
, saying, "Domestic noninterest-bearing deposits increased by 2.9 percent ($65.6 billion)
, while domestic interest-
bearing deposits rose 0.
3 percent ($
5 billion). For the 12 months ending June 30, 2012, total domestic deposits grew by 8.
4 percent ($
1 billion), with domestic noninterest-bearing deposits rising by 20.2 percent ($387.2 billion)
and domestic interest-
bearing deposits increasing by 4.
8 percent ($
9 billion). At the end of the second quarter, domestic deposits funded 63.
5 percent of industry assets. Insured institutions held $1.6 trillion in domestic noninterest-bearing transaction accounts larger than $250,000 at June 30
. Of this total, $
4 trillion exceeded the basic coverage limit of $
000 per account, but is temporarily fully insured through December 31, 2012
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank)
, enacted on July 21, 2010, provides temporary unlimited deposit insurance coverage for noninterest-bearing transaction accounts from December 31, 2010, through December 31, 2012
, regardless of the balance in the account and the ownership capacity of the funds. The unlimited coverage is available to all depositors, including consumers, businesses and government entities. The coverage is separate from, and in addition to, the insurance coverage provided for a depositor'
s other accounts held at an FDIC-
insured bank.) Balances exceeding the $250,000 limit in noninterest-bearing transaction accounts increased by 5.0 percent ($65.7 billion) during the second quarter and by 32.1 percent ($335.8 billion) over the past four quarters
. Table 1 provides the distribution of large noninterest-
bearing transaction accounts by institution asset size."