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
In this section experts provide in-depth analysis of the important themes and issues facing the banking industry
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.Read more
Written by Anthony Browne
Dr. Juan Licari, Managing Director, Head of Economics & Consumer Credit Analytics (EMEA) at Moody’s Analytics, writes about the role that macroeconomic forecasts can play with regard to IFRS 9.Read more
Richard McGrand, Chief Executive at BRP Bizzozero & Partners, blogs about the potential impact of Brexit on cross-border financial services.Read more
Paul Barrett, Head of Wellbeing at the Bank Workers Charity, blogs about a new whitepaper on employee wellbeing in the banking sector.Read more
Henry Umney, Vice President of Sales at ClusterSeven, blogs about the operational risks posed by end user computing.Read more
Mohammad Jamei, Senior Economist at the Council of Mortgage Lenders, blogs about mortgage lending data in August.Read more