Office of the Comptroller of the Currency


Independent bureau within Department of Treasury that charters, regulates, and supervises all national banks and certain branches and agencies of foreign banks in the United States.

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Acid test ratio

Also called the quick ratio, the ratio of current assets minus inventories, accruals, and prepaid items to current liabilities.

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