Insured commercial banks earned a record $7.6 billion in first-quarter 1992, a $2 billion increase from first-quarter 1991.

Favorable interest rate conditions produced wider spreads between the rates banks earned on their assets and the rates they paid for their liabilities.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.