U.S. banks' commercial and industrial loans decreased $5.9 billion to about $1.261 trillion in the week ended April 28, the latest week for which data are available, the Federal Reserve said Friday.
That followed a $2.5 billion decrease the previous week.
Jumbo certificates of deposit fell $12.8 billion to about $1.799 trillion in the latest weekly data, after rising $13.1 billion the previous week. Revolving home equity loans fell $1.1 billion to $601.5 billion after falling $1.3 billion the previous week.
More weekly Fed statistics on the banks' assets and liabilities will be available on the Internet at: www.federalreserve.gov/releases/h8/Current