Anthony Browne

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  • Chief Executive newsletter – May 2017

    Welcome to my newsletter. Despite the various bank holidays, it’s been a busy period, with elections at home and across the Channel dominating the political and media agenda.  The snap General Election announcement following the Easter holiday was certainly a surprise. While purdah has commenced we are continuing to focus our activity with ongoing engagement with policymakers across the EU.

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  • Chief Executive newsletter – March 2017

    Welcome to my newsletter. Like the weather, the Government’s plans for Brexit are beginning to heat up. With the Prime Minister preparing to trigger Article 50, we continue to highlight the industry’s need for clarity to stakeholders in the UK and across Europe.

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  • Chief Executive newsletter – December 2016

    Welcome to my newsletter. Christmas is fast approaching, but there is still a huge amount of work to be done before the City empties for the festive season. The shape of the UK’s new relationship with the EU raises a wide range of issues for the banking industry and the BBA is working with banks, policymakers and regulators to ensure an orderly transition to life outside the European Union. Achieving the best outcome for customers, businesses and the UK economy is a top priority.

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4th Oct 2016 Back to top
  • Chief Executive newsletter – October 2016

    Welcome to my newsletter. As the weather turns cooler, a number of major issues facing the banking sector are hotting up. Brexit continues to dominate the political agenda but party conference season has also shifted the focus on to a number of other domestic matters. Meanwhile, the BBA has been busy hosting a wide range of events covering everything from FinTech to financial crime – with a packed line up still to come over the next few months.

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    Written by Anthony Browne

5th Sep 2016 Back to top
  • Chief Executive newsletter – September 2016

    Welcome to my newsletter – I hope you have had a good break. This summer has been exceptionally busy for the BBA, as the industry gets ready for the UK’s exit from the European Union. UK-based banks want an orderly transition so they can continue to serve customers and businesses across Europe. Preparations for Brexit are likely to accelerate now that the UK Parliament has returned from recess so it is crucial the industry works together with Government over the coming months to secure the best possible deal for the UK.

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    Written by Anthony Browne

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  • Chief Executive newsletter – July 2016

    Welcome to my newsletter. The British people took a historic decision in June to leave the European Union. This has led to a political earthquake in Westminster and Brussels, even if day-to-day life for most people remains largely unchanged. The banking industry is united in our commitment to maintaining financial stability, to continue providing great service to our customers and clients, and doing everything we can to support the British economy. As such, the BBA will work with the wider banking industry and other sectors in the coming months to help Government achieve the best possible outcome for the UK.

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    Written by Anthony Browne