WASHINGTON — Thomas Curry is an unlikely turnaround artist.

When his nomination to head the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency was announced last year, most industry players saw him as a safe choice unlikely to alter the status quo. Some questioned whether he was the right pick to address the industry's problems and the agency's battered reputation.

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