FSR today released a video featuring five financial services CEOs including BB&T Chairman and CEO Kelly King, KeyCorp Chairman and CEO Beth Mooney, Discover CEO David Nelms and Principal Financial Group CEO Larry Zimpleman and US Bank Chairman, President and CEO Richard Davis, highlighting the urgent need for strong cybersecurity threat information sharing laws.
ICANN, the governing body of Internet domains, has authorized fTLD Registry Services to operate the new financial top level domain “.bank.”
FSR sent a letter to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today urging CFPB Director Richard Cordray to reconsider its proposal to publish consumer complaints narratives.
FSR sent 2 letters to Capitol Hill today, urging House leadership and members of Congress to vote for Barr-Miller bill headed to the House floor today that would codify flexibility for the Federal Reserve in regulating capital standards for insurance companies and other critical technical corrections to the Dodd Frank Act which have broad, bipartisan support.
At the Forefront of Technology and Finance
BITS, the technology policy division of FSR, addresses newly emerging technology and operational opportunities for the financial services industry. It has the expertise to help FSR’s members manage risk particularly in cybersecurity, fraud reduction and critical infrastructure protection. BITS helps shape public policy coming out of Washington and helps companies understand and stay ahead of the latest public policy issues. Because of its diverse membership, it facilitates collaboration to improve the e-commerce environment for member companies in ways that nobody else can.Read more
Advocating for Strength in the Housing Market
The Housing Policy Council is a division of FSR that advocates for the mortgage and housing marketplace interests of member companies in legislative, regulatory, and judicial arenas. HPC’s goal is to communicate the benefits of a fully competitive and integrated housing market to the American public. We work with regulators to represent our members’ interests in mortgage finance and housing issues to ensure the housing market continues to thrive and lending remains strong.Read more