Office of the Comptroller of the Currency - Ensuring a Safe and Sound Federal Banking System for All Americans Site Map | Text Size: S M L

Welcome to

The improved site is organized around you to better meet your needs. Find out what has changed. Read More


Information by Topic

Bank Management Bank Management
Bank Operations Bank Operations
Accounting, Bank Information Technology, Financial Crime
Capital Markets Capital Markets
Asset Management, Balance Sheet Management, Financial Markets
Capital Policy Capital Policy
Basel II - Advanced Approaches, General Risk-Based Capital Rules, Market Risk
Community Affairs Community Affairs
Community Outreach, Community Affairs Publications, Resource Directories
Compliance/BSA Compliance/BSA
Bank Secrecy Act, Community Reinvestment Act, Consumer Compliance
Consumer Protection Consumer Protection
Credit Reporting, Depository Services, Fair Lending, Foreclosure Prevention, Mortgages, more...
Credit Credit
Commercial Credit, Retail Credit
Dispute Resolution Dispute Resolution
Consumer Complaints, Bank Appeals
Economics Economics
Economics Staff, Economics Research
Examinations Examinations
Assessments & Fees, Examinations Overview
International Banking International Banking
Outreach, International Banking Supervision, International Groups
Laws and Regulations Laws and Regulations
Enforcement Actions, Interpretations and Precedents, OCC Regulations, more...
Licensing Licensing
Corporate Activities (Weekly Bulletin), Interpretations and Actions, National Banks & Federal Savings Associations Lists, more ...

Recent OCC News and Issuances

09/30/2014 NR 2014-130, Loan Growth Accelerates Among Southern District Community Banks and Thrifts, OCC Reports
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today reported improving conditions among national banks and federal savings associations (FSAs) in the nine states that make up the OCC's Southern District.

09/26/2014 OCC 2014-48, Bourne-Again Shell (Bash) "Shellshock" Vulnerability: FFIEC Alert
OCC Bulletin 2014-48 announced that the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council has issued an alert regarding a material security vulnerability in Bourne-again shell (Bash) system software that could allow attackers to access and gain control of operating systems.

09/26/2014 OCC 2014-47, Regulatory Capital - Supplementary Leverage Ratio: Final Rule
Bulletin 2014-47 announced that the OCC and other federal banking regulators have adopted a final rule that revises the calculation of total leverage exposure for banking organizations subject to the advance approaches risk-based capital framework.