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Commercial Credit

Banks issue commercial credit to companies, which then access funds as needed to help meet their financial obligations. Companies use commercial credit to fund daily operations and new business opportunities, purchase equipment, or cover unexpected expenses. OCC's commercial credit division provides information and policy guidance on emerging commercial risks and supervisory issues confronting the national banking industry to promote national bank safety and soundness, as well as compliance with applicable laws and regulations.

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12/18/2015  OCC 2015-51, Real Estate Lending: Interagency Statement on Prudent Risk Management for Commercial Real Estate Lending
11/02/2015  NR 2015-147, Comptroller Highlights Increasing Credit Risk
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