Labor Market Conditions
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Nationwide, the majority of banks across all bank sizes increased lending over the past year. Meanwhile, a larger proportion of small banks increased their small business lending, while larger banks (except for the very largest) experienced higher small business loan growth.
Bank earnings through the first quarter 2015 remained at 2014 levels, while fewer banks are experiencing a net loss. Problem assets continued to fall in the first quarter 2015 with further improvement in the construction & land development loan portfolio and the residential loan portfolio. Capital levels continue to rise in the first quarter 2015.