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Hurricane session for New Orleans banksUS regulators will host a forum in New Orleans for banks and thrifts on March 2 and 3, 2006. The forum, The Future of banking on the Gulf Coast: helping banks and thrifts rebuild communities, will focus on the short- and long-term challenges facing banks and thrifts operating in areas affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and on ways of helping meet the needs of the local communities. Principals from each of the four federal banking agencies will par