DFPI, Federal Reserve Issue Joint Consent Order to Oversee Silvergate Bank Voluntary Liquidation

Jun 1, 2023

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SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (DFPI) today announced that it has issued a joint consent order with the Federal Reserve Board of Governors (FRB) to facilitate the implementation of the voluntary liquidation plan announced by Silvergate Capital Corporation and Silvergate Bank (Silvergate) on March 8, 2023.

The joint order aims to ensure the voluntary liquidation occurs in a safe and sound manner and in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations. It requires Silvergate to submit a liquidation plan for approval within 10 days that provides for the orderly wind-down of its operations.

Silvergate has represented that the liquidation will include full repayment of all deposits at the Bank.

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Last updated: May 31, 2023 @ 6:02 pm