Testimony, Speeches and Presentations

U.S. Presidential Candidates Need to Talk More About Securing Retirement, Saving Money, American Workers Say

American workers want U.S. presidential candidates talking more about their plans to ensure more Americans have a secure retirement, strengthen the economy and help people save more for their financial futures. Nearly 68% of American workers say 2016 presidential candidates have not been talking enough about ensuring Americans have a secure...

FSR Releases Study: ‘Bank Size vs. Systemic Importance’

FSR and the Aite Group released a study that finds that the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) SIFI designation process based on a $50 billion asset size threshold is arbitrary, ineffective and fails to accurately identify banks that are economically risky. Aite Group examined financial data from SEC filings of U.S. financial...

Governance of Cybersecurity: 2015 Report

Middle-Income Earner Survey on DoL Fiduciary Rule

FSR released a study by Global Strategy Group, which shows that many IRA holders are concerned that the proposed DOL rule may cause them to lose access to a personal financial advisor.

FSR Statement for the Record to DoL

FSR submitted a statement for the record to the Department of Labor in response to its proposed fiduciary rule.