Commercial lending

Kansas credit unions prevail in latest state-level tax fight

10/30/19

A special committee in the state Senate has recommended not to move forward on a proposed bill to tax credit unions above a certain asset threshold.

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Bankers feel paralyzed in face of wildfires

10/29/19

Executives at banks in California say there's only so much they can do until the flames subside.

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Huntington counts on consumers to drive loan growth

10/24/19

The combination of low unemployment, rising wages and falling interest rates means more households are taking out loans for big-ticket items like speedboats and mobile homes.

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A survival guide for small regionals

10/23/19

Midsize players like BankUnited, BOK and Fulton Financial plan to rely on selective M&A, catering to niches overlooked by big banks, aggressive recruitment of commercial lenders and other strategies to stimulate revenue growth.

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'Race to the dumbest': Irrational terms creep back into lending

10/23/19

Executives say they are passing on more loans as bank and nonbank competitors cut rates and forgo traditional safeguards.

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Regions set to replace core deposit system

10/22/19

The company says the upgrade will support future digital investments. It also said Tuesday that third-quarter profits climbed 8% but reported a sharp increase in criticized business loans.

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‘It’s time to be cautious’: Fifth Third CEO

10/22/19

Amid concern that an economic downturn is approaching, Greg Carmichael said that banks need to focus on credit quality and not worry about expanding their balance sheets.

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Strong C&I, fee-income growth help Zions weather margin pressure

10/21/19

Declining interest rates took a toll on its profit margin, but the Salt Lake City company still beat earnings expectations in the third quarter.

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Bank Holding Companies with the Largest Business Loan Portfolios

10/21/19

On Jun. 30, 2019. Dollars in thousands.

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