Not known for being forthcoming with financial data, banks are doing an about-face and are issuing segment reports.

CHICAGO -- For years, Signet Banking Corp. stuck to disclosing little beyond consolidated results, leaving analysts to their own devices to determine how well various lines of business were doing.

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