Banks will probably pass the year-2000 rollover with "flying colors," but they are not doing a good job reassuring skittish customers, a top regulator said Thursday.

"We have good cause to be sanguine," said Comptroller of the Currency John D. Hawke Jr. at a conference sponsored by the President's Council on Year 2000 Conversion. "But that's not what the public seems to think."

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