Private capital filling in where banks won’t tread

Bank leverage (the ratio of bank assets to bank capital) fell, reducing the return on equity even though bank profits rose. 10. 2.13 Suppose that you are considering investing in a bank that is earning a higher ROE than most other banks.

Keep an eye out for cash deposit fees. While there’s been a talk of banks charging customers fees for making cash deposits, none of the major banks have implemented this kind of policy to date.

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