There has been a lot written recently about the increasing inability of lenders to make money on commercial loans due to narrowing spreads, looser covenants, and too much competition.

One hears a lot about inadequate returns for the risk, banks cutting back on commercial lending, and even regulators' repeated warnings against the lowering of credit standards.

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