SOME BULLISH, OTHERS NOT SO MUCH: Increased demand for C&I borrowers is a "bellwether" for the economy, U.S. Bancorp CEO Richard Davis (left) says. However, small businesses are "not demanding credit like we would like," Regions CFO David Turner says. And "an increase in rates will be necessary" to help Comerica meet some of its goals, CFO Karen Parkhill says.

Loans Are Growing Too Slowly for Impatient Bank Execs and Investors

Loan demand seems to be returning, but not fast enough for many bankers and their investors. Bankers discuss the various things holding back a return to blow-out quarters of loan growth.

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