At Large


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At Large

Not limited to any place, person, or topic; for example, a representative at large is elected by the voters of the state as a whole rather than voters of a particular district. Free from control or restraint, such as a criminal at large.

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Which is to say, to give The Devil at Large its due, that it is not completely without merit, in its own weird way.
Hikes in service charges on deposits accounted for more than 70 percent of the change in noninterest income at large banks excluding the ten largest.
For example, interest-earning assets expanded 7 1/4 percent at large banks (those with at least $5 billion in assets) whose ratios of equity capital to assets were in the highest quartile, but such assets declined at a similar pace at large banks in the lowest quartile.
Under the too-big-to-fail doctrine, uninsured deposits at large banks typically have been protected in full--through purchase and assumption resolution methods--while those at smaller institutions generally face a greater risk of some loss.