The head of Poland's financial
market regulator resigned on Tuesday, the state-run news agency
said, hours after he was summoned by the prime minister over
newspaper reports he had sought a multi-million dollar bribe
from a bank.
Loan officers at U.S. banks
reported easing lending standards for commercial and industrial
loans while keeping terms for commercial real estate loans
almost unchanged in the third quarter, a Federal Reserve survey
showed on Tuesday.