Lonely Stance: Borrowers Must Make the First Move

Davis, Paul
December 2009
American Banker;12/23/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 227, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the decline in bank lending to small businesses in the U.S. Economist William Dunkelberg is among those who believes a major cause is a lack of credit-worthy loan applicants. John Asbury of Regions Financial Corp. notes that his firm's best business customers are reluctant to borrow amid uncertain economic conditions.


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