Press Releases

FSR Statement on Rep. Wilson Fiduciary Rule Bill

The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) today applauded introduction of the Protecting American Families’ Retirement Advice Act, sponsored by Rep. Joe Wilson (R-SC), to delay the Department of Labor’s (DoL) fiduciary rule for one year. FSR is challenging the rule in court and believes policymakers should do everything they can to help...

FSR Announces 2017 Board of Directors

Brian Moynihan, Chairman and CEO of Bank of America, to Lead 2017 FSR Board as Chairman, Michael Tipsord, Chairman, President, and CEO of State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company named Chairman-Elect, Slated to Lead Board in 2018 Washington, D.C. – The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) today announced its 2017 Board of Directors. Brian...

FSR Statement on OCC FinTech Charter Announcement

Washington, D.C. – The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) released the following statement after today’s announcement from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) that it would move forward to consider an optional special-purpose charter for Fintech companies:  “As America’s financial industry continues to innovate and evolve...

Financial Services Roundtable to Host CEO FinTech Ideas Festival in San Francisco

The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) will host an inaugural FinTech Ideas Festival on January 9-10, 2017, in San Francisco, bringing together world leaders at the CEO-level in financial services and technology. Rather than being a trade show of new technology, the FinTech Ideas Festival will envision long-term, big ideas in areas such as...

FSR Statement on President-Elect Trump’s Treasury Secretary Nomination

Washington, D.C. – The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) released the following statement following President-Elect Donald Trump’s nomination of Steve Mnuchin for Treasury Secretary: “Steve is a seasoned and results-oriented leader who is really smart, interested in public policy, and understands the urgent need to boost...