WASHINGTON — While the Treasury Department aggressively tries to unload its much-publicized ownership stakes in commercial banks, another crisis-era stabilization program is winding down with relatively little fanfare.

Both the Troubled Asset Relief Program — which still includes Treasury investments in more than 300 banks — and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.'s guarantee of financial institutions' corporate debt were credited with calming a chaotic market in 2008 and 2009.

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