Press Releases

The latest from the FSR Newsroom, featuring updates at the intersection of the financial industry and the nation’s capital. Follow @FSR for more.



FSR, Financial Trades Encourage Congress to Pass National Data Security Legislation to Protect Consumers

May 23, 2016

This week, FSR and several other financial trade associations are making a push to encourage Congress to pass a data security bill that would protect consumers from data breaches. The groups are calling on Congress to pass the Data Security Act of 2015 (H.R. 2205, S.961), a bill with strong bipartisan support, requiring all entities to protect consumer data as part of a data breach notification law.

FSR ENCOURAGES CONGRESS TO USE ITS AUTHORITY TO PROTECT RETIREMENT SAVERS

April 27, 2016

FSR today joined a broad spectrum of financial services trade associations urging the U.S. House of Representatives to use its authority and disapprove of the Department of Labor’s (DoL) recently released fiduciary rule that could impact the ability of many Americans to save for retirement.



Media Advisory: Financial Services Roundtable and Northern Trust to Host Event on ‘Employer Tools For Employees’ Retirement Future’ in Chicago

April 25, 2016

On Tuesday, April 26, the Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) and its Save 10 coalition will host an event at Northern Trust Corp. headquarters in Chicago featuring leading employers and experts discussing how to help workers achieve financial success in retirement, while recognizing two national employers who are already doing it right.