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English definition of “Comptroller of the Currency”

Comptroller of the Currency

noun [S]    
GOVERNMENT, BANKING in the US, the government official who is the head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency , and who is responsible for allowing national banks to begin operating and for examining , and making rules about, how they work
(Definition of Comptroller of the Currency noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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