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C. Todd Conover (born October 13, 1939) was Comptroller of the Currency in the United States from 1981 to 1985 [1] He was born in Bronxville, New York.[2]

C. T. Conover
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Todd Conover
Comptroller of the Currency
In office
Preceded byJohn G. Heimann
Succeeded byRobert L. Clarke
Personal details
Born (1939-10-13) October 13, 1939 (age 79)
Bronxville, New York, U.S.
Alma materYale University,
University of California
Occupationbanking and management consultant

Conover, a California banking and management consultant, was named Comptroller by President Ronald Reagan. He presided over the agency during a period of dramatic change in financial services as deregulation increased competition and the services offered by banks.

Under Conover guidance, national banks began to offer discount brokerage services and investment advice and underwrite certain kinds of insurance. He reduced the number of regional offices to six, increasing their staffs and authority. After Conover resignation, he returned to his bank consulting practice.


  1. ^ "About OCC: Past Comptrollers of the Currency". 29 December 2010.
  2. ^ Ronald, Reagan (1 January 1988). "Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: Ronald Reagan, 1986". Best Books on – via Google Books.

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