What’s going on with First Republic Bank?

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Shares have tumbled heavily in the past week following the failures of large US regional banks,

and . On Thursday, shares of the bank and several other financial firms soared after America's largest banks swooped in to save the San Francisco lender. Including 11 banks under the scheme JPMorgan Chase & Co. deposited $30 billion in First Republic using its own funds, confirming an earlier report by The Street Journal.

But on Friday, First Republic's shares tumbled again, plunging more than 30% and leaving analysts wondering whether it has a future as a stand-alone bank.

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