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More Than 70% of Banks Have Tightened Lending Standards

According to the Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on Bank Lending Practices, conducted by the FED in July 2020, 71.2% of the surveyed banks indicated tightening lending standards or reluctance to lend (update from Oct 2020 survey at the end). Even if this was a knee...
By Rocky Gor
Markets

As a CFO You Can’t Afford to Be In the Dark

Just as every aspect of our personal lives has changed with the immediacy and efficiency of the internet, the same potential exists for business. The internet has truly facilitated the expansion of and ability to participate in a global economy. However, while many...
By Rocky Gor
Markets

The Current State of Lending: We’re Open for Business, But…

Early February was mostly business as usual—borrowers were healthy with predictable cash flows, asset valuations were reliable, equity markets were up, and competition among lenders was as fierce as ever. However, there was faint background noise of people getting...
By Rocky Gor