from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. Officers' Training School


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  • Worse still, it was in OTS 'best interests to keep a hold of as many of the old Savings & Loans as possible, which meant the most lenient regulator was regulating the worst offenders!


  • They appointed a new leader and changed FHLBB's name OTS - they did NOTHING else.


  • The OTS is a Treasury Department division that regulates thrifts, which are similar to banks but tend to have higher concentrations of mortgage-related assets.

    Thrift Industry

  • William Ruberry, the spokesman for the OTS, which is being phased out under the Dodd-Frank financial reforms, said the agency would have no comment. -- Top News

  • The OTS, which is being merged into the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, "failed dramatically to rein in abusive practices by institutions it regulated," says Travis Plunkett, legislative director with the Consumer Federation of America.

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  • The OTS was the regulator on the two biggest U.S. bank failures of the crisis, Washington

    Thrift Regulator Going Out With a Bang - TheStreet

  • The OTS was a top regulator for the giant insurance company, which eventually needed a huge government bailout.

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  • The OTS is a division of the Treasury Department that oversees savings and loans, or thrifts, which are similar to banks but must have a higher concentration of mortgage related assets. What's News US

  • Here's the abstract: In the midst of the Great Depression, Congress created the Office of Thrift Supervision "OTS" to oversee and regulate the federally chartered thrift industry.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • When used in this press release and in filings by Independence Federal Savings Bank with the Office of Thrift Supervision (the "OTS"), in other press releases or other public shareholder communications, or in oral statements made with the approval of an authorized executive officer, the words or phrases "believe," "could," "would,"

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