Senior Loan Officer Survey—First Quarter of 2019

Chart 5: Price lending conditions eased marginally, while non-price conditions were unchanged

* The balance of opinion is calculated as the weighted percentage of surveyed financial institutions reporting tightened credit conditions minus the weighted percentage reporting eased credit conditions.

Note: Each series is the simple average of the balances of opinion for the small business, commercial and corporate sectors. Last observation:

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