The Treasury Department's proposed changes to financial regulations could benefit banks that have yet to fully recover from the financial crisis. Although bank stocks are rising and lending has improved since the crisis, lagging economic growth and return on equity combined with post-crisis regulations have kept banks from regaining their pre-crisis strength, market charts show.
Treasury report could spell relief for banks
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