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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
The BBA has responded to the European Commission’s consultation on the impact of the Capital Requirements Regulations on bank lending to the economy. In our response we concluded that post Read More
BBA urges Monetary Authority of Singapore to consider requirements of foreign banks when implementing new rules for recovery and resolution.
On 7 January 2014 Gunnar Hökmark MEP, Rapporteur on the Bank Structural Reform proposals, published a report that recommended some significant changes to the draft measure. Here is our summary Read More
The BBA and the Fédération Bancaire Française (FBF) have written to First Vice-President Timmermans to call for a fresh look at the European Commission’s proposals on the structural reform of Read More
The BBA’s response examines the contribution of the single market to the UK’s financial services sector and makes recommendations on how to improve UK engagement with the EU.
The BBA’s response supports the FSB’s position on the key attributes of recovery and resolution and its general approach to the activation of recovery plans and stress testing.
The paper summarises the legislation and the BBA’s objectives as it moves through parliament. It aims to update MEPs and others involved or interested in the legislation’s progress on our objectives Read More
The BBA has provided the European Commission with its views on a proposed EU-wide framework for bank recovery and resolution. We welcome the Commission’s focus but raise concerns about intrusiveness. Read More
The BBA wrote to the Prime Minister as G20 leaders met in Seoul to mark the two year anniversary of the agreement to coordinate their response to the financial crisis. Read More
The BBA wrote to the Chancellor setting out the views of our members on the global regulatory reform programme being led by the G20.
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