Banking Market Definitions


Banking markets for the Fifth District are defined by the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. Not all areas in the District are defined and definitions are subject to change as applications are processed. For questions about these definitions, please contact a member of the Bank Applications/Casework section of the Research Department.

To read more about the way competitive analysis is conducted in mergers and acquisitions, read the Economic Quarterly paper "Antitrust Analysis in Banking: Goals, Methods, and Justifications in a Changed Environment ".

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