The Critical Thing You're Overlooking at These Banks

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Bank of America , Bank of Internet , and M&T Bank are all banks. That's basically where the similarities end. Every bank holds different assets than their competitors, relies on different revenue streams, and also has different funding sources. This last point is often overlooked by investors.

In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson take a deep look at the liabilities side of bank balance sheets and highlight the vast differences investors can find at various banks.

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David Hanson has no position in any stocks mentioned. Matt Koppenheffer owns shares of Bank of America. The Motley Fool recommends Bank of America and BofI Holding. The Motley Fool owns shares of Bank of America, BofI Holding, and Capital One Financial.. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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