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 BBA has responded to a discussion paper issued by the ICAEW which explores the development of an assurance framework to govern reporting of regulatory capital.
The BBA has responded to a discussion paper from the Financial Markets Law Committee which considers ways to promote the consistent implementation of regulation agreed internationally.
The BBA has responded to an exposure draft issued by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) on reclassification and measurement. This relates to the first phase the revision of IAS Read More
European Commission Consultation on the Modernisation of the Transparency Directive By way of introductory remarks, we note that our members believe that harmonisation is central to consistent interpretation and application Read More
We have responded to the first part of the IASB’s project to replace IAS 39 concerning the recognition and measurement of financial instruments. We support much of what is proposed Read More
The BBA has responded to a request for input from the joint IASB/FASB Financial Crisis Advisory Group. In doing so, we have explained that in view of the sheer magnitude Read More
The BBA has today called for further improvements in the governance arrangements of the International Accounting Standards Committee Foundation. The IASCF’s constitutional review takes place at a time of unprecedented Read More
The BBA has today responded to a consultation paper from the International Accounting Standards Board urging them to reconsider proposals to extend the use of fair value measurement. Whilst the Read More
In its response to the Treasury’s consultation paper on financial stability and depositor protection, the BBA expressed concern about the proposals being pursued by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) Read More
The BBA welcomes the IASB’s decision to clarify the provisions of IFRS 2 and IFRIC 11. It is unfortunate, however, that the original standard did not include a clear principle Read More
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