On July 20th, the Treasury Department's Office of Financial Research issued its first report assessing the state of the U.S. financial system, including an analysis of any threats to the financial stability of the United States. Treasury Department Press Release. On July 23rd, LifeHealthPro noted the report's possible implications for the insurance industry, concluding that the report's findings may lead to a large-scale effort to collect and centralize insurance company data. Insurance Data.