July 23, 2015 meeting of the Financial Research Advisory Committee


The sixth meeting of the committee, held in the historic main Treasury Cash Room, will include committee recommendations and discussion topics on stress testing, data collection, data sharing, and analyzing operational risks.


​9:35 a.m.

Richard Berner, OFR

​9:45 a.m.
Remarks by Amias Gerety, Acting Assistant Secretary for Financial Institutions
​10:00 a.m.
OFR Report on Financial Research Advisory Committee (FRAC) Recommendations

Gregory Feldberg, OFR - Research
Richard Berner, OFR - Financial Services and Risk Management
Con Crowley, OFR - Data and Technology

​10:15 a.m.
Subcommittee Updates and Committee Discussion

Anil Kashyap, Chairman, Research Subcommittee
Andrew Kuritzkes, Chairman, Financial Services and Risk Management Subcommittee
Michael Atkin, Chairman, Data and Technology Subcommittee

​10:30 a.m.
Committee Votes on Recommendation
​10:40 a.m.
OFR and Committee Discussion

Topics: Stress Testing in the U.S. Financial System
The OFR’s Role in Data Collection – the Bilateral Repo and Securities Lending Data Collections Pilot Project

​12:00 p.m.
Webcast Intermission
​1:00 p.m.
Webcast Resumes
OFR and Committee Discussion

Topics: Data Sharing
The OFR’s Role in Analyzing Operational Risks

​2:20 p.m.
Closing Remarks

Richard Berner, OFR
Lewis Alexander, FRAC
Donald Kohn, FRAC

2:40 p.m.
Discussion Topics
Recommendation (by subcommittee)