banking business

  • "Banking business" or "business of banking" means the business of receiving or accepting money or its equivalent on deposit as a regular business whether the deposit is made subject to check or is evidenced by a certificate of deposit, a pass book or other writing or evidence, but does not include:

    (a) Depositing money or its equivalent in escrow or with an agent, pending investments in real estate or securities for or on account of a principal;

    (b) The business of a savings and loan association or a credit union;

    (c) Deposits accepted in connection with the purchase or lease of property or services; or

    (d) Accepting deposits through an ATM or night deposit facility.

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