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
The outcome of the EU Referendum will reshape banking and the financial sector in the coming years.
Both the UK and EU27 have an interest in the transition being an orderly one for banking and the millions of customers and clients that benefit from banking services, which are potentially implicated in a UK exit from the EU.
The BBA is working with governments and other sectors across Europe to limit disruption and deliver the most positive outcome for the people of the UK and Europe.
These pages contain quick briefs compiled by the BBA designed to help explain the major issues being faced by the banking industry and its customers in the UK and all the other countries of the EU in light of Brexit as well as articles and stories in the media where the BBA and its senior staff have commented publically on those issues.
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Brexit continues to be an almost daily feature of banking news – see below for a selection of BBA coverage and media statements on key issues this year.
03/04/17: Financial News summarises reaction to the triggering of Article 50, including the BBA’s calls for clarity over interim arrangements to help banks plan.
29/03/17: Anthony Browne sets out the three priories for ensuring a smooth Brexit in an op-ed for The Daily Telegraph.
02/02/17: City AM covers reaction to the Government’s Brexit whitepaper from the BBA and other city commentators.
23/01/17: Anthony Browne comments on potential relocation and banks efforts to minimise disruption to staff in the Evening Standard.
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