Bankers Back In La-La Land: Loss Reserve Ratio Nosediving Just When Recessionary Losses Are Around The Bend

The loan loss reserve percentage chart for major banks has been nosediving since mid 2018. It reached another post crisis record low on April 17. Loans outstanding have been soaring lately, but loss reserves are flat. So the percentage of loan loss reserves keeps falling.

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