Office of Thrift Supervision


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Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS)

An agency of the U.S. Treasury department responsible for the U.S. savings and loan industry.

Office of Thrift Supervision

A bureau of the U.S. Department of the Treasury that regulates federal savings associations, savings and loan associations (thrifts), and some holding companies. Created in 1989 in the wake of the savings and loan crisis, the OTS both provides charters and creates regulations for thrifts and other institutions that fall under its supervision. Additionally, it audits the practices of financial institutions that specialize in personal savings and mortgage loans to ensure that they comply with applicable regulations. Based in Washington, D.C., the OTS also maintains offices in Jersey City, Atlanta, Dallas, Chicago, and San Francisco. See also: FIRREA.

Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS)

A primary regulator of federal- and state-chartered savings associations. OTS (www.ots.treas.gov) was established as a bureau of the Department of the Treasury in 1989.

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The comment must be sent simultaneously to the Regional Director, Office of Thrift Supervision, 225 E.
The proposed rules are being issued by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, and the Office of Thrift Supervision.
WASHINGTON, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- In a settlement with the Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS), the former chief executive officer of failed Mississippi Savings Bank and his wife have been banned from the banking industry, and together with the estate of a deceased former officer, will pay between $3.
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Information regarding these participants may be found in a Form 8-K filed on this date with the Office of Thrift Supervision and may be obtained from its public reading room at 1700 G Street, N.
The proposed rules were developed jointly by the Treasury Department, Treasury's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, and seven federal financial regulators, including the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, National Credit Union Administration, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Office of Thrift Supervision, and Securities and Exchange Commission.
WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Three former officers of a Connecticut thrift institution have consented to cease and desist orders for restitution totaling $5 million and are banned from the banking industry, Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS) announced today.
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The agencies are the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Federal Trade Commission, the National Credit Union Administration, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Office of Thrift Supervision, and the Securities and Exchange Commission.
WASHINGTON, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS) announced today that it has settled enforcement charges against Cleveland-based Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, the nation's second largest law firm, and one of its attorneys, William J.

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