Banking could be at historic turning point with successful stress tests Washington Examiner

The sense that the banking system is now safe could itself lead to increased risk in the financial sector, said Mayra Rodriguez Valladares, managing principal at MRV Associates, which provides regulatory consulting to banks. “My fear is that if right now in the coming months … we start to demand less from the big banks, that’s going to coincide right precisely with when credit starts to deteriorate,” she said.

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