APRA specufestor lending bogged by deleveraging

APRA is out with October bank data and if the major banks are lending to specufestors then they are returning the dough even faster:

ANZ CBA MQG NAB WBC BOQ BEN SUN
Oct-19 86401 155833 18164 111974 182267 11960 13735 12336
Sep-19 86652 155691 17269 112687 184042 11985 13683 12354
Aug-19 87140 155562 17300 113519 184886 12053 13640 12364
Jul-19 87729 155406 16698 114311 185615 12054 13587 12355
Jun-19 76774 133761 12643 104660 153525 11340 12811 11756
May-19 77473 133400 12532 104681 153096 11320 12932 11694
Apr-19 78018 133093 12465 105036 152588 11332 12851 11697
Mar-19 78470 132904 12372 105379 152393 11333 12772 11724
Feb-19 78936 132916 12320 105645 152368 11352 12649 11755
Jan-19 79366 132960 12223 105757 152323 11364 12597 11745
Dec-18 79790 133045 12103 105869 152453 11366 12554 11784
Nov-18 80187 132812 11938 106081 152318 11534 12538 11738
Oct-18 80470 132705 11791 105982 152432 11318 12467 11700

The only reason there’s year on year growth is the APRA adjustments to definitions that brought a bunch of new loans into the category in July:

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