Net Interest Margin vs Non Performing Loans Stats of the Federal Government

These two stats are confusing….Net Interest Margin improved after the bottom in 2008 due to the removal of all non performing loans via TARP or other Federal programs. Then why has it fallen back down again? Something seems amiss.

http://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/NPTLTL

http://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/USNIM

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