On September 27th, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency ("OCC") published its Quarterly Report on Bank Trading and Derivatives Activities. Insured U.S. commercial banks and savings associations reported trading revenue of $7.3 billion in the second quarter of 2013, $0.2 billion lower (3 percent) than $7.5 billion in the first quarter. Credit exposures from derivatives also fell in the second quarter. Net current credit exposure decreased $19 billion, or 5 percent, to $339 billion during the second quarter. OCC Press Release.