Twelve more lenders subject to Fed stress test this year

|By:, SA News Editor

The results of the Fed stress tests on the usual banking industry suspects are expected today, but this year's version includes 12 new companies added to last year's list of 18. Newly subjected U.S.-based lenders: DFS, NTRS, HBAN, MTB, ZION. Foreign-owned U.S. bank holding companies: BBVA Compass Bancshares, BMO Financial, HSBC N.A. Holdings, RBS Citizens Financial Group, Santander Holdings USA (SAN), UnionBanCal (MTU).

The CCAR results - at which the Fed will give a thumbs up/thumbs down on banks' capital return plans - are due on March 26.