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Clear, reliable communication is vital to the FDIC’s mission to maintain stability and public confidence in the nation's financial system. The FDIC publishes regular updates on agency activities and banking developments in the banking system, the latest FDIC research and analysis, and educational information for consumers. Follow our news stories, read speeches and testimony by FDIC officers and directors, learn about important policy changes, and get the details on upcoming FDIC conferences and events.

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Among the FDIC’s important missions is to help consumers understand and access our financial system so they can build a legacy for themselves and their families. The FDIC Podcast seeks to untangle the myths and mystery of the banking world and to shed light on how every person can become part of the financial fabric of this country. Subscribe for email reminders.

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April 14, 2021

Special Series: “Banking on Innovation”
Today, it’s no longer a question of whether to innovate —Innovation is a fact of life. In the first episode of a special series of the FDIC Podcast, FDIC Chairman Jelena McWilliams and Chief Innovation Officer Sultan Mehgji discuss how innovation can drive a safer, resilient and more inclusive financial system.

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