submit written statements by any of the following methods:
•Electronic Statements.Email the Committee's Designated Federal Officer firstname.lastname@example.org.
•Paper Statements.Send paper statements in triplicate to the Financial Research Advisory Committee, Attn: Andrea Ianniello, Office of Financial Research, Department of the Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220.
The Department will post statements on its Web site,http://www.treasury.gov/ofr,including any business or personal information provided, such as names, addresses, email addresses, or telephone numbers. The Department of the Treasury will also make such statements available for public inspection and copying in the Department of the Treasury's library, Room 1428, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220 on official business days between the hours of 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern Time. You may make an appointment to inspect statements by telephoning (202) 622-0990. All statements, including attachments and other supporting materials, will be part of the public record and subject to public disclosure. You should submit only information that you wish to make available publicly.
Tentative Agenda/Topics for Discussion:The Committee provides an opportunity for researchers, industry leaders, and other qualified individuals to offer their advice and recommendations to the OFR, which, among other things, is responsible for collecting and standardizing data on financial institutions and their activities and for supporting the work of financial regulatory agencies.
This is the first meeting of the Financial Research Advisory Committee. At this meeting, Committee members may be introduced, briefed on the Committee Charter and Bylaws, and presented with OFR updates and other topics of discussion. For more information on the OFR and the Committee, please visit the OFR Web site athttp://www.treasury.gov/ofr.
Dated: November 14, 2012.
Chief Operating Officer, Office of Financial Research.