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Old 02-02-2011, 09:21 AM
 
Location: Michigan
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Banks were more likely to loosen lending standards than to tighten them in the last few months, though the main beneficiaries were big corporate borrowers, a Federal Reserve report shows.

The Fed’s quarterly survey of senior bank loan officers, published Monday, found that 12.3% of 57 U.S. lenders eased credit “somewhat” for larger companies in the last three months, while just 1.8% tightened credit. The rest left their standards unchanged.

Banks' credit standards loosen a bit as loan demand rises | Money & Company | Los Angeles Times
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