Key Charts - Too-Big-To-Fail
Too-Big-to-Fail Banks: An Update
- There has been an unprecedented concentration of bank assets in a few top institutions since Q1 2000 to date. Banking assets relative to GDP have grown by 26 percent, while the number of banking institutions has declined by 60 percent.
- The Federal Reserve mandated the consolidation of bank assets after 2008.
- Source: FDIC, Bureau of Economic Analysis, Milken Institute.