Business Loan Markets
Credit availability for businesses improved at a slower rate in 2006:IIIQ, according to the Federal Reserve’s Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey. In the October 2006 survey, domestic and foreign banks reported mixed changes in lending standards and terms for commercial and industrial (C&I) loans. However, domestic banks tightened standards and terms for commercial real estate loans.
Suggested citation: “Business Loan Markets,” Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Economic Trends, no. 06-11, pp. 17, 11.15.2006.