Washington - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. asked the industry Tuesday to comment on two proposed alternatives for curbing the size of property loans that banks can make.

Separately, the agency disclosed the capital guidelines it plans to use in dividing banks into five categories. Banks in the weaker categories will face operating limits and the possibility of being closed.

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