Press Releases

FSR Foundation Announces Financial Literacy Grants

Junior Achievement, MANA among grant recipients Washington, D.C. – The Financial Services Roundtable’s (FSR) Foundation today announced two grants of $10,000 to be awarded for financial literacy programs that provide educational opportunities empowering all Americans with the knowledge and tools to make informed financial decisions through all...

FSR Joins the White House and the National Cyber Security Alliance’s “Lock Down Your Login” Online Safety Campaign

Washington, D.C. – The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) today announced its commitment to the National Cyber Security Alliance’s (NCSA) “Lock Down Your Login” internet safety and security initiative to empower Americans to better protect their online accounts by moving beyond passwords. The campaign, which was announced by the White...

FSR Commends Bipartisan Legislation to Enhance Retirement

Legislation will improve retirement savings and access through employers Washington, DC —The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) commends the Senate Finance Committee for unanimously advancing bipartisan legislation, the Retirement Enhancement and Savings Act of 2016, which aims to improve access to and coverage in a workplace retirement plan....

FSR Welcomes Introduction of Financial Services Innovation Act

Washington, D.C. – The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) today welcomed Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry’s (R-NC) introduction of the Financial Services Innovation Act of 2016, a bill which would create Financial Services Innovation Offices at each federal regulator, require coordination among these offices, and allow a firm to petition for...

FSR: Financial Stability Board Lacks Empirical Evidence on Risk of Asset Management Activities

Calls on FSB to gather more information rooted in empirical data, not hypotheses. Washington, D.C. – The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) urged the Financial Stability Board (FSB) to build any recommendations addressing potential financial stability risks of asset management activities on a foundation of evidence to support such...