CHICAGO - Midwest banks have found some room to run.

Coming off a torrid second quarter that saw bank after bank reporting double-digit earnings increases, many institutions are regaining their confidence. This sureness rests on three pillars: improved asset quality, efficiency gains, and expanded non-interest income.

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