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Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry answers a question during the Reuters Financial Regulation Summit in Washington in this file photo from April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files

Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry answers a question during the Reuters Financial Regulation Summit in Washington in this file photo from April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files

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Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry answers a question during the Reuters Financial Regulation Summit in Washington in this file photo from April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files

Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry answers a question during the Reuters Financial Regulation Summit in Washington in this file photo from April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files

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