WASHINGTON – In
order to help inform the ongoing assessment by the Financial Stability
Oversight Council (Council) of risks to U.S. financial stability, the Council
will host a conference on the asset management industry and its
activities. The Council welcomes the
opportunity to hear directly from the industry and other stakeholders,
including academics and public interest groups, on this issue.
The asset management conference will be held on May 19, 2014
in the Cash Room at the Department of the Treasury. The program will include several panels,
moderated by senior staff of Council members.
Panels will focus on an in-depth examination and discussion of targeted
issues associated with asset management in order to further inform the work of
A full agenda outlining discussion topics, panelists, and
viewing information will be released before the conference. The conference will be webcast live in its
entirety on www.fsoc.gov.