34% increase in Small Business Administration fiscal year-to-date loan volume loan over 2020
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Rapidly Rising Levels of Small Business Lending Give Banks Needed Income Boost

The Story: New data from the Small Business Administration finds lending volume increasing at near-record levels as the economy comes …

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Small Business Lending Provides Banks and Credit Unions with Expanding Opportunities Post-COVID

New lending programs show small business support and commitment to community Even as COVID support programs for small businesses close …

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Economic and Consumer Indicators Point to Spring Rebound

Banking prepares for resurgence of consumer demand for lending, spending and retail traffic As Americans emerge from our long COVID …

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Increasing Investments: Serving the Underbanked

How banking for good is rebuilding trust and expanding options for underbanked communities  According to data gathered by the Federal …

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Banking for Good: FIs Invest In Diversity

Banks making investments in institutions and initiatives with an eye on diversity, including small business lending for women, black and …

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Renewal in the New Year: New Wave of PPP Lending Begins

The federal government restarts the small business lending program with a focus on minority-owned businesses, while cities and companies begin …

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Small Business Lending Changes Hope to Help Struggling Sector

The Fed’s Main Street lending program reduces minimums and fees in the absence of additional stimulus As it became clear …

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Update on Small Business Lending During COVID

Challenges to commercial credit market as the pandemic wears on While the commercial lending following the rollout of the Paycheck …

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