Conditions Point to Loan Growth

More than a year after the start of the pandemic saw banks and their customers confronting the unknowns of a public health crisis and a recession, the latest quarterly earnings results for Massachusetts-based banks continue to point to an improving outlook.

Banks Face Income Question: What Comes After PPP?

With the recent extension of the Paycheck Protection Program through May 31, banks could continue to see the lending program boost their balance sheets for several more quarters. But banks face questions about how to manage their balance sheets and generate revenue.