The BBA is now integrated into UK Finance. Please go to www.ukfinance.org.uk for new content and updates from UK Finance.
Material published by BBA prior to 1st July 2017 is still available on this website.
From 1 July 2017, the finance and banking industry operating in the UK will be represented by a new trade association, UK Finance. It will represent around 300 firms in the UK providing credit, banking, markets and payment-related services. The new organisation will take on most of the activities previously carried out by the Asset Based Finance Association, the British Bankers’ Association, the Council of Mortgage Lenders, Financial Fraud Action UK, Payments UK and the UK Cards Association.x
Crown Agents Bank is the UK's leading bank for the disbursement of development aid funds.
Crown Agents Bank provides payments, trade finance, foreign exchange and investment management services to frontier and emerging markets, primarily in Africa, the Caribbean and South-East Asia, and act as a commercial gateway for entities seeking to operate in these regions. They have been active in the developing world since 1833, providing solutions to governments, non-government organisations, central banks, commercial banks, non-bank financial institutions, international companies, and pension and investment fund managers.
The financial services business was previously owned by Crown Agents Limited, an international development company that partners with governments, aid organisations and the private sector in almost 100 countries around the world. In April 2016 Helios Investors III, L.P., a fund advised by African-focused private investment firm Helios Investment Partners (Helios), has completed the acquisition of 100% of Crown Agents Bank.
For more information please visit: www.crownagentsbank.com