Treasury's Geithner says he'll use the proceeds of big-bank TARP repayments to reopen the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Treasury's Geithner says he'll use the proceeds of big-bank TARP repayments to reopen the application window for smaller banks (under $500M), and boost the amount they can receive (full speech). Meredith Whitney has been outspoken in her conviction that regional banks, not the mega-lenders, are the way to fix broken credit markets.