Georgia’s 187 state-based Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. insured banks earned $2.3 billion in the first nine months of 2016, an increase of 6 percent over the same period in 2015. Deposits, loans and assets are also up from the same quarter last year.
Georgia’s 187 state-based Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. insured banks earned $2.3 billion in the first nine months of 2016, an increase of 6 percent over the same period in 2015. Deposits, loans and assets are also up from the same quarter last year. BrianAJackson Getty Images/iStockphoto
Georgia’s 187 state-based Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. insured banks earned $2.3 billion in the first nine months of 2016, an increase of 6 percent over the same period in 2015. Deposits, loans and assets are also up from the same quarter last year. BrianAJackson Getty Images/iStockphoto

Uptick in Georgia banks’ earnings may be reflection of economy

December 01, 2016 02:35 PM

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