U.S. banks' foreign assets declined slightly in the first half, with a few banks dominating all major categories of international operations.

According to the latest American Banker survey of U.S. banking activity abroad, outstanding commercial and industrial loans by the top 10 U.S. banking companies fell by slightly more than 1%, to $134 billion.

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