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MrTopStep 12.14.10: Federal Reserve December FOMC - Will Rates & QE2 Stay Unchanged?
OilPrice.com Market Summary for 09/20/2010 to 09/24/2010Oil
FOMC Statement Commentary - Move along not much to see here
Outstanding Loans in US Commercial Banks Jump by $420 Billion in One Week
I thought I was seeing things yesterday.
The Federal Reserve released its weekly numbers on U.S. bank lending. And it looked like there had been some kind of mistake.
Outstanding loans and leases at U.S. commercial banks jumped by a staggering $420 billion in the week ended March 31. An unprecedented leap.
Inflation and Supply Begin to Overwhelm U.S. Debt Market
Critical Indicator Signals America’s Economic Fortunes May be Changing
Something unusual happened the last few weeks.
Bank lending in the U.S. didn't fall significantly.
Since the onset of the financial crisis, outstanding loans at U.S. commercial banks have been in a freefall. Over $600 billion in loans have been repaid or defaulted on. Representing an 8% contraction in credit.
US Bank Loans & Credit Chart