November 9, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tonight, Financial Services Institute (FSI) President & CEO Dale Brown released the following statement in response to the outcome of the elections:
“The American people have spoken and we congratulate President-Elect Donald Trump on his election. We stand ready to work with his administration in ensuring Main Street Americans have access to objective and affordable financial advice as they save for a dignified retirement, pay for their children’s education and help care for aging parents. We also congratulate all who won election to Congress and renew our commitment to work constructively with both sides of the aisle to find common ground, end gridlock and do what’s right for Americans who want to save and invest for their future.”
About the Financial Services Institute (FSI): The Financial Services Institute (FSI) is the only organization advocating solely on behalf of independent financial advisors and independent financial services firms. Since 2004, through advocacy, education and public awareness, FSI has successfully promoted a more responsible regulatory environment for more than 100 independent financial services firm members and their 160,000+ affiliated financial advisors – which comprise over 60% of all producing registered representatives. We effect change through involvement in FINRA governance as well as constructive engagement in the regulatory and legislative processes, working to create a healthier regulatory environment for our members so they can provide affordable, objective advice to hard-working Main Street Americans. For more information, please visit financialservices.org.