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Dividend Hikes and Share Buybacks Could Benefit Shareholders

Andrew Brunton
Dividend Hikes and Share Buybacks Could Benefit Shareholders

The Fed’s latest findings stated that the banks that have passed the test are properly capitalized to face a financial crisis. The Fed added that cumulatively, the 35 banks had built an extra over $800 billion in Tier 1 capital since 2009. With this, the banks that cleared the test were allowed to enhance their capital return policies, which is anticipated to be higher than last year.