Preface. How to Use This Book. About the Authors. 1. Background: The Three Pillars of a Strong Financial System. 2. Handing Problem Banks: Taking Enforcement and Remedial Measures Before Insolvency Strikes. 3. Causes, Definitions and Resolution of Bank Insolvency. 4. Takeover (Closing) of the Insolvent Bank. 5. Receivership and Resolution. Appendices. Sample Forms. Legal Provisions. Other Materials. Glossary. About the Authors.