The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) provides information and resources to help bank management understand and fulfill their responsibilities. Resources range from bank directors workshops held throughout the country to publications that address strategic issues, risk management, and compliance.
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- Comptroller's Handbook, Insider Activities
Provides guidance to legally and prudently engage in transactions with insiders and implement risk management processes to control and monitor insider activities.
- Common Sense Approach to Community Banking
Presents the OCC's view on how a board of directors and management can implement a common sense approach to community banking.
- The Director's Book: Role of Directors for National Banks and Federal Savings Associations
Provides general guidance to directors of national banks and outlines board responsibilities and the duties and liabilities of individual directors.
- Detecting Red Flags in Board Reports
Highlights red flags in board reports that may signal existing or potential problems. A shorter, quick reference, version A Pocket Guide to Detecting Red Flags in Board Reports is also available.
- Internal Controls - A Guide for Directors
Describes basic, essential internal controls and includes questions to help directors and management better evaluate their bank's internal control systems.
Related News and Issuances
|01/08/2020||OCC 2020-1||Employment Contracts, Mutual-to-Stock Conversions, and Technical Amendments: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking|
|11/25/2019||NR 2019-139||OCC Reduces 2020 Assessments on National Banks and Federal Savings Associations|
|11/20/2019||NR 2019-137||OCC Supports Minority Depository Institutions, Deputy Comptroller Testifies|