Credit Outlook: Financial Sector

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From tax cuts to charge-offs precipitated by corporate tax reform to a growing trend toward deregulation, a host of dynamics are affecting companies in the financial sector as we move through 2018. The implications of these emerging factors can be both positive and negative, depending on the sector and investor type.

What follows is an overview of these trends and how they are affecting the creditworthiness of banks and insurance firms moving forward.


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