Risk Management


FSR advocates for the development of robust risk management practices that protect the financial and reputational strength of financial institutions, their customers, and the financial system. Risk management priorities cover insurance industry, systemic risk, prudential risk, and enterprise risk issues.

Policy discussions in this area are continually informed though input for executives that serve on the FSR Risk Management Policy Committee as well as the FSR Chief Risk Officers Council.

Current Risk Management Priorities:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Federal Government Involvement in Insurance Regulation
  • Reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program
  • Capital Planning & Stress Testing Requirements
  • Resolution and Recovery Plan Requirements
  • The Designation Process of the Financial Stability Oversight Council
  • Patents and Intellectual Property
  • Capital Standards for Financial Entities (Bank & Non-Bank)
  • Bankruptcy Reform and “Too Big to Fail” Issues
  • Swaps & Derivatives

FSR Comments on FR 2052a and 2052b

February 9, 2015

FSR supports the efforts of the Federal Reserve Board to improve regulatory standards and industry practices with respect to liquidity. However, FSR is concerned with aspects of the proposed changes to forms FR 2052a and FR 2052b.

How Banks Can Fight Mounting Cyber Threats

May 8, 2014

Banks and financial companies must “remain vigilant” against data breaches and other threats, and “there’s still a lot of work to be done” to get more cybersecurity help from the government, according to Financial Services Roundtable CEO Tim Pawlenty during an interview with the American Banker.