Federal Reserve releases results of supervisory bank stress tests

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Federal Reserve releases results of supervisory bank stress tests

Postby kreslik.news » Wed Jun 22, 2016 8:30 pm


The nation's largest bank holding companies continue to build their capital levels and improve their credit quality, strengthening their ability to lend to households and businesses during a severe recession, according to the results of supervisory stress tests announced by the Federal Reserve Board on Thursday.

The most severe hypothetical scenario projects that loan losses at the 33 participating bank holding companies would total $385 billion during the nine quarters tested. The "severely adverse" scenario features a severe global recession with the domestic unemployment rate rising five percentage points, accompanied by a heightened period of financial stress, and negative yields ... (read more)

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