Comptroller of the Currency

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Noun1.Comptroller of the Currency - a United States federal official who regulates the national banks
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
2.Comptroller of the Currency - the agency of the Treasury Department responsible for controlling the currency
Department of the Treasury, Treasury Department, United States Treasury, Treasury - the federal department that collects revenue and administers federal finances; the Treasury Department was created in 1789
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The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency ("OCC") charters and oversees a nationwide system of national banks and federal savings associations and assures that these banking institutions are safe and sound, competitive, and capable of serving the banking needs of their customers in the best possible manner.
Recognition: Dunn served as the assistant deputy comptroller for the Little Rock office of the Comptroller of the Currency from 1997 until joining SFNC this month.
We didn't think it was in the best interest of consumers to make minimum payments but have their balance grow every month," says Kevin Mukri, a spokesman with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Reserve Board, Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
When asked at a press conference on January 28 about the propriety of such meetings, Clinton averred that maybe the Comptroller of the Currency shouldn't have been there, but other than that, such meetings are not only "appropriate," they "are a good thing.
The documents filed by Landmark National Bank may be obtained from Securities, Investments, and Fiduciary Practices Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E Street, SW, Washington, DC 20219.
In a separate, coordinated action, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency announced on February 2, 2005, the issuance of a consent order against Banco de Chile and Banco de Chile's New York branch.
These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to: (1) the impact of changes in interest rates, a decline in economic conditions and increased competition among financial service providers on 1st Century's operating results, ability to attract deposit and loan customers and the quality of 1st Century's earning assets; (2) government regulation; and (3) the other risks set forth in 1st Century's reports filed with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, including its Annual Report on Form 10-KSB for the year ended December 31, 2005.
The Shared National Credit (SNC) Program was established in 1977 by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.
Blurring the line between Wall Street and Main Street, national banks will be able to sell stock and insurance under new rules announced Wednesday by the comptroller of the currency.
The existing banks urge their shareholders and other investors to read the proxy statement/offering circular and any other relevant documents filed or to be filed with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency in connection with the proposed transaction, because they contain or will contain important information about the existing banks, Carter Bank & Trust and the proposed transaction.