The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency issued guidelines Tuesday nudging national banks to take a comprehensive look at the risks posed by the loans on their books.

"It's just as crucial for banks to manage their portfolios as a whole as it is to review the quality of each individual loan," said Comptroller of the Currency Eugene A. Ludwig.

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