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Consumer Credit Grew 10.0 Percent (SAAR) in March

Consumer Credit increased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 10.0 percent in March, the highest rate since November 2001. Total outstanding credit rose $29.7 billion during the month (compared to $14.1 billion in February) to $3.59 trillion. Revolving credit rose at an annual rate of 14.2 percent ($11.1 billion) to $951.6 billion, compared to a 3.7 percent rate in ...

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Consumer Credit Grew 5.8 Percent (SAAR) in February

Consumer Credit increased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.8 percent in February, rising $17.2 billion (compared to $14.9 billion in January) to $3.57 trillion. Revolving credit rose at an annual rate of 3.7 percent ($2.9 billion) to $940.6 billion, compared to a 0.3 percent decrease in January. Non-revolving credit increased at an annual rate of 6.6 percent, or ...

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Consumer Credit Grew 3.6 Percent (SAAR) in January

Consumer Credit increased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 3.6 percent in January, rising $10.5 billion (compared to $6.4 billion in December) to $3.54 trillion. Revolving credit fell at an annual rate of 1.4 percent ($1.1 billion) to $935.3 billion, marking the first decline in revolving credit since February of 2015. Non-revolving credit increased at an annual rate of ...

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Consumer Credit Grew 7.2 Percent (SAAR) in December

Consumer Credit increased in December at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 7.2 percent, rising $21.3 billion (compared to $14.0 billion in November) to $3.55 trillion. Revolving credit rose at an annual rate of 7.5 percent and by $15.4 billion (up from $7.7 billion in November) to $935.6 billion. Non-revolving credit increased at an annual rate of 7.1 percent and ...

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FDIC Publication Covers Cybersecurity, Lending Topics

The lead story in the winter 2015 issue of the FDIC’s Supervisory Insights publication focuses on how banks can enhance their information security programs to address evolving cybersecurity threats and gives an overview of the regulatory response to the recent rise in cybercrime.

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Consumer Credit Grew 4.8 Percent (SAAR) in November

Consumer credit increased in November at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.8 percent, rising to $3.53 trillion. Revolving credit rose at an annual rate of 7.4 percent to $929 billion, and non-revolving credit increased at an annual rate of 3.8 percent to $2.60 trillion. Total outstanding consumer credit increased $14.0 billion, down from a $15.6 billion increase in October. ...

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Consumer Credit Grew 5.5 Percent (SAAR) in October

Consumer credit increased in October at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.5 percent, rising to $3.51 trillion. Revolving credit rose at an annual rate of 0.2 percent to $924 billion, and non-revolving credit increased at an annual rate of 7.4 percent to $2.59 trillion. Total outstanding consumer credit increased $16.0 billion, down from last month’s increase of $28.6 billion. ...

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