Citizens Survey: US Business Conditions Slightly Improve

A Citizens Bank quarterly report point to a slight improvement in the business conditions in the US during the third quarter, as inflation shows signs of easing, and as the labor market and consumer spending continue to be strong despite the high interest rate environment.

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Business Lending Is Still Good Business

Inflation is at a historic high, the Federal Reserve has raised its benchmark interest rate 2.5 percent in six months and talk of recession is in the air. Yet businesses’ appetite for debt didn’t dim in Q2.