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
Stilpon Nestor, Managing Director at Nestor Advisors Ltd, blogs about how to improve corporate governance codes.Read more
Vishal Khosla, Partner, People Advisory Service at EY, blogs about how the regulatory environment is changing the role of the HR professional in Financial ServicesRead more
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.Read more
Written by Anthony Browne
In the latest blog from governance risk and compliance specialists Hitec, journalist Gaynor Pengelly explains why failure to gain the necessary data to accurately engage a customer can damage a relationship and lead them directly into the arms of the competition.Read more
Written by Gaynor Pengelly, Journalist, Hitec
Kashif Khan, Accenture’s Core Banking Sub Practice lead for UK and Ireland, blogs about the digital opportunities within the unsecured lending market.Read more