U.S. Reports Zero Bank Failures in 2018 by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 1/21/2019 12:00 am Updated 2 months ago In the period 2001-18, the number of U.S. bank failures reached their zenith in 2010, when 157 banks collapsed. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.