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Office of Thrift Supervision

States Department of the Treasury Department of the Treasury . FIRREA also allowed all federally-insured depository institutions to join the FHLBank System, including commercial banks and credit unions. 150px right (Image:US-FederalHomeLoanBankBoard-Seal.jpg) The '''Federal Home Loan Bank Board''' ('''FHLBB''') was a board created by the Federal Home Loan Bank Act of 1932 that created and oversaw the Federal Home Loan Banks (FHLB or FHLBanks) also created by the act. It was superseded by the Federal Housing Finance Board and the Office of Thrift Supervision in the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989 (FIRREA). Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989, §701 thumb right 200px RTC literature in the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (File:RTC literature by Matthew Bisanz.JPG) history exhibit The '''Resolution Trust Corporation''' ('''RTC''') was a United States Government-owned asset management company run by Lewis William Seidman and charged with liquidating assets, primarily real estate-related assets such as mortgage loans, that had been assets of savings and loan associations (S&Ls) declared insolvent by the Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS) as a consequence of the savings and loan crisis of the 1980s. It also took over the insurance functions of the former Federal Home Loan Bank Board. '''Federal savings associations''' (also called "federal thrifts"), in the United States, are institutions chartered by the Office of Thrift Supervision pursuant to the provisions of the Home Owners' Loan Act, a U.S. federal statute. Although the activities of federal thrifts were once confined primarily to taking deposits from consumers and making residential mortgage loans, federal thrifts are now authorized to offer a wide range of financial products and services. '''Chevy Chase Bank, F.S.B. (federal savings association)''' was the largest locally-based banking company in the Washington Metropolitan Area # The Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation (FSLIC) was abolished, and all assets and liabilities were assumed by the FSLIC Resolution Fund administered by the FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) and funded by the Financing Corporation (FICO). # The Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS), a bureau of the U.S. Treasury Department, was created to charter, regulate, examine, and supervise savings institutions. # The Federal Housing Finance Board (FHFB) was created as an independent agency to replace the FHLBB, ie. to oversee the 12 Federal Home Loan Banks (also called district banks) that represent the largest collective source of home mortgage and community credit in the United States. The section also required a report with 6 months of the enactment of the Patriot Act from the Secretary of Treasury in consultation with Federal functional regulators as defined in the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act. As such, on July 23, 2002 the Department of Treasury, FinCEN, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Commission (FDIC), the Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS) and the National Credit Union Association (NCUA) jointly released a joint notice of rule-making in the Federal Register for banks, 67 FR 48290 and Treasury simultaneously released an identical notice in the Federal Register for credit unions, private banks and trust companies who did not have a functional regulator. 67 FR 48299 After a considerable response, alterations to the proposed rule making were made and Treasury and the Federal functional agencies released 31 CFR 103.121. The regulation sets out the minimum requirements for setting up a Customer Identification Program (CIP). These requirements for the CIP are that it must: # be appropriate for the financial institution's size and type of business, and if it must have an anti-money laundering compliance program then the CIP must be part of this. Credit Unions, private banks and trust companies without a Federal functional regulator must have a CIP approved by their board of directors, thumb right The logo of IndyMac Bank (Image:IndyMac_bank.png) In what regulators have described as the second-largest bank failure in the history of the United States, IndyMac Bank (w:IndyMac Federal Bank) has been closed by the Office of Thrift Supervision (w:Office of Thrift Supervision) and placed under the conservatorship (w:conservatorship) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (w:Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) (FDIC) due to plummeting shares and the start of a run on the bank (w:bank run). This is the fifth FDIC-insured failure of the year.


Yantai

, Hiroshima Kure , Japan, and then Cavite where she hoisted the pennant of the Senior Squadron Commander in the Philippines. She sailed for home in mid-April 1901, via Hong Kong, Ceylon and Suez, arriving Boston late July 1901. She decommissioned there on 29 July. *Hyundai Heavy Industries Ulsan Shipyard, in South Korea, is currently the largest in the world and has the capability to build a variety of vessels including Commercial Cargo, Offshore and Naval vessels


Surrey, British Columbia

mandate, the RCMP provides policing throughout Canada, including Ontario and Quebec (albeit under smaller scales there). Federal operations include: enforcing federal laws including commercial crime, counterfeiting, drug trafficking, border integrity, organized crime and other related matters; providing counter-terrorism and domestic security; providing protection services (Royal Canadian Mounted Police Protective Policing) for the Monarch (Monarchy of Canada), Governor General of Canada


Schutzstaffel

of Nazi architecture, for which large quantities of granite were needed. The money needed for the construction of the Mauthausen camp was gathered from a variety of sources, including commercial loans from Dresdner Bank and Prague-based Escompte Bank, the so-called


Birmingham, Alabama

Cast Iron Pipe Company (ACIPCO) and McWane are based in the city. Several of the nation's largest steelmakers, including CMC Steel (Commercial Metals Company), U.S. Steel, and Nucor, also have a major presence in Birmingham. In recent years, local steel companies have announced about $100 million worth of investment in expansions and new plants in and around the city. Vulcan Materials Company, a major provider of crushed stone, sand, and gravel used in construction


Cincinnati

immunity of foreign governments from being sued in American courts, lays down nine exceptions, including commercial activity and actions in the United States by agents or employees of the foreign governments. It was in relation to the latter that, in November 2008, the United States Court of Appeals in Cincinnati decided that a case over sexual abuse by Catholic priests (Catholic sex abuse cases) could proceed, provided the plaintiffs could prove that the bishops accused of negligent supervision were acting as employees or agents of the Holy See and were following official Holy See policy. Allen, John L. The autonomy of bishops, and suing the Vatican Vatican Can Be Sued For Priest Sexual Abuse: U.S. Court of Appeals, November 2008 NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press Writer: "Vatican Offers 3 Reasons It's Not Liable For Abuse", 30 March 2010 Commons:Category:Cincinnati WikiPedia:Cincinnati Dmoz:Regional North America United States Ohio Metro Areas Cincinnati Metro


Dubai

; archivedate 4 July 2006 The project is a conglomeration of canals and artificial (Artificial island) archipelago; it would occupy the last remaining Persian Gulf coastline of Dubai, the most populous emirate of the United Arab Emirates. It was planned to consist of a series of zones with mixed use including commercial, residential, resort, and amenity areas. The vision of the project is "to create a world-class destination


Saint Petersburg

(also Ирония судьбы, или С лёгким паром!) is set in Saint Petersburg and pokes fun at Soviet city planning. The 1985 film ''White Nights (White Nights (1985 film))'' received considerable Western attention for having captured genuine Leningrad street scenes at a time when filming in the Soviet Union by Western production companies was generally unheard of. Other movies include ''GoldenEye'' (1995), ''Midnight in Saint Petersburg'' (1996), ''Brother (Brother (1997 film))'' (1997) and Tamil (Tamil cinema) romantic (romance film) thriller film (thriller (genre))-''Dhaam Dhoom'' (2008). ''Onegin (Eugene Onegin#Film)'' (1999) is based on the Pushkin (Alexander Pushkin) poem and showcases many tourist attractions. In addition, the Russian romantic comedy, ''Питер FM'', intricately showcases the cityscape, almost as if it were a main character in the film. Several international film festivals are held annually


Prague

title Inside The Third Reich year 1970 publisher The Macmillan Company location New York isbn 0-88365-924-7 for which large quantities of granite were needed. The money needed for the construction of the Mauthausen camp was gathered from a variety of sources, including commercial loans from Dresdner Bank and Prague-based Escompte Bank, the so-called Reinhardt's fund (meaning money stolen from the inmates of the concentration camps themselves); and from


Peru

from the Poor, for cultural and religious justice, with a specific focus on the experiences of indigenous and black communities and grassroot churches in South America. '''''Jason King''''' was a British (United Kingdom) television series produced from 1971 to 1972. Each episode was one hour in duration (including commercial breaks), and the series had a run of one season of 26 episodes. As well as its native UK, the series was also screened in countries as far afield as Australia, Norway, Argentina and Peru (where it was dubbed in Spanish). It was made in the UK by Lew Grade's production company, ITC (ITC Entertainment). In US waters, Atlantic tripletails are found from Massachusetts and Bermuda to Argentina, the eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea, from Madeira Island to the Gulf of Guinea, the eastern Pacific from Costa Rica to Peru, and the western Pacific from Japan to Fiji and Tuvalu. They are rarely found north of Chesapeake Bay. They are found on the Gulf Coast from April to October and then migrate to warmer waters during winter. In the spring, tripletail concentrate just offshore of two particular spots: Port Canaveral, Florida (March-June) and Jekyll Island, Georgia (April-July). thumb right 250px Piermaria Oddone (File:Piermaria_Oddone.jpg) '''Piermaria J Oddone''' is a Peruvian-American (United States) particle physicist. '''Convento de San Francisco''' is the Spanish name for Saint Francis Monastery located in Lima, Peru at Ancash, south of Parque la Muralla and one block northeast from the Plaza Mayor. The church and convent are part of the Historic Centre of Lima, which was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1991. Aside from a church and monastery it also contains a library and catacombs. In this church, Jude the Apostle is venerated. At the feast of Saint Jude Tadeus a one and a half ton weighing silver stand is carried round in procession by 40 people, starting from the convent. Distribution ''Echinopsis'' species are native to South America (Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay and Uruguay). They grow only in situations where the soil is sandy or gravelly, or on the sides of hills in the crevices of rocks. 1936 * August 8 – With five minutes remaining in extra time in an Olympic football match between Peru and Austria, a group of Peruvian fans, one brandishing a revolver, invaded the pitch and assaulted Austrian players, officials and stadium security; during the ensuing chaos, Peru scored two goals and won the match 4–2. The IOC and FIFA declared the match null and void, and ordered that a replay take place two days later behind closed doors (behind closed doors (football)), but Peru refused to play and withdrew from the Games. Austria, declared winners on default, went on to win the silver medal. Olympic Games (continued) thumb right 225px Brookfield Zoo's North Gate (Image:brookfield-zoo.jpg) In the past decade, the zoo has undergone significant capital upgrades, constructing the Regenstein Wolf Woods, the Hamill Family Play Zoo, butterfly tent, sheltered group catering pavilions, and the largest non-restored, hand-carved, wooden carousel in the United States. Great Bear Wilderness, a new, sprawling habitat, opened in 2010. The interiors of several existing buildings were reconfigured into immersion exhibits, based upon ecosystems rather than by clades; these include The Swamp, the Fragile Rain Forest, Fragile Desert (the Sahara desert of North Africa) the Living Coast (the shores of Chile and Peru), the African Savanna, and Australia House.The Brookfield Zoo is also known for its majestic fountain named after the 26th president of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt. On some days the fountain's spouting water can reach up to 60 feet high. Biography Taussig was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He was appointed to the U.S. Naval Academy (United States Naval Academy) in 1863, during the American Civil War, and was educated at that institution during the next four years. Graduated in June 1867 and commissioned in the rank of ensign (Ensign (rank)) in late 1868, his early sea service was perhaps most remarkable for his time as an officer of the gunboat Commons:Category:Peru


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