MB places Rural Bank of Dasmariņas, Inc. under PDIC receivership
All valid insured deposit claims will be paid
The Monetary Board (MB) placed Rural Bank of Dasmariņas, Inc. under the receivership of the Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC) by virtue of MB Resolution No. 1969 dated November 29, 2012. As receiver, PDIC took over the bank on November 29, 2012.
RB Dasmariņas is single-unit bank located at 19 Camerino Avenue, Dasmariņas, Cavite. Latest available records show that as of September 30, 2012, RB Dasmariņas had 2,624 accounts with total deposit liabilities of P156.69 million. According to the latest Bank Information Sheet (BIS) as of January 31, 2011 filed by RB Dasmariņas with the PDIC, the bank is majority owned by the Campos Family (80.47%). Its Chairman and President is Atty. Paulo Jose E. Campos, Jr.
In a statement, PDIC said that upon takeover, all bank records shall be gathered, verified and validated. The state deposit insurer assured depositors that all valid deposits shall be paid up to the maximum deposit insurance coverage of P500,000.
PDIC also announced that it will conduct Depositors Forum on December 5, 2012 to inform depositors of the requirements and procedures for filing deposit insurance claims. Claim forms will also be distributed during the Depositors Forum. The schedule and venue of the Depositors Forum will be posted in the bank premises and in the PDIC website, www.pdic.gov.ph.
Depositors may update their addresses with PDIC representatives at the bank premises or during the Depositors Forum using the Depositor Update Forms to be furnished by PDIC representatives. Duly accomplished Depositor Update Forms should be submitted to PDIC representatives accompanied by a photo-bearing ID of the depositor with signature. Depositors may update their addresses until December 7, 2012.
Depositors with valid savings accounts with balances of P15,000 and below, who have no outstanding obligations with RB Dasmariņas and who have complete and updated addresses with the bank, need not file deposit insurance claims. PDIC targets to start mailing payments to these depositors to their addresses recorded in the bank by the second week of December 2012.
The following should file their deposit insurance claims: 1) Depositors whose savings accounts have balances of more than P15,000, 2) All depositors who are holders of certificates of time deposits (CTDs), and 3) Depositors who have outstanding obligations regardless of type of account. The inclusive dates and schedule of the claims settlement operations for these accounts will be announced by the third week of December 2012 through notices to be posted in the bank premises and other public places as well as through the PDIC website, www.pdic.gov.ph.
For more information, depositors may communicate with PDIC Public Assistance personnel stationed at the bank premises. They may also call the PDIC Public Assistance Hotlines at (02) 841-4630 to (02) 841-4631, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC) was established on June 22, 1963 by Republic Act 3591 to provide depositor protection and help maintain stability in the financial system by providing permanent and continuing deposit insurance. Effective June 1, 2009, the maximum deposit insurance coverage is P500,000 per depositor. All deposit accounts by a depositor in a closed bank maintained in the same right and capacity shall be added together. A joint account shall be insured separately from any individually-owned deposit account.
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