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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
In this section our policy experts give their views on the latest news and developments in the banking industry
The BBA’s Executive Director of Business Finance, Irene Graham, calls for entries for female-led business award.Read more
BBA Executive Director Simon Hills shares his views on the European Banking Authority’s proposals for clarifying how banks should interpret remuneration rules.Read more
The pace of change in retail banking has been astonishing – and more is on the way. Eric Leenders sets the scene for the BBA’s Retail Banking Conference later this month.Read more
BBA Executive Director Paul Chisnall examines the Prudential Regulation Authority’s latest policy statement on implementing the ring-fence.Read more
More needs to be done to rehabilitate securitisation structures and secure their place as suppliers of capital, writes BBA Executive Director Simon Hills.Read more
The midata initiative aims to give consumers access to their data to help them find a better deal, or help them understand their spending habits. BBA Policy Adviser Walter McCahon explains the new midata service for personal current accounts.Read more
Written by Walter McCahon, Policy Advisor, Retail