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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 BEIS Green Paper on Corporate Governance Reform. As the Green Paper outlines, the UK has a highly developed framework for corporate governance. This has Read More
The BBA welcomes the opportunity to provide evidence to the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee (the Committee) inquiry into corporate governance. We represent 200 banks from 50 countries with Read More
Industry comments submitted by the BBA. The consultation paper sets out the PRA’s and FCA’s proposals for implementing Chapter 3 and 4 of HM Treasury’s Review of enforcement decision-making at the Read More
The BBA has responded supportively to the Basel Committee’s consultation on revised corporate governance principles for banks. Our response emphasised that if trust and confidence in banks and bankers is Read More
Our understanding is that the review seeks to assess whether the current arrangements and processes support the fair and effective use of regulatory enforcement powers. The review is part of Read More
The BBA supports the intention behind the European Commission’s initiative but does not believe that quotas enshrined in legislation are the appropriate answer. While there is undoubtedly a role for Read More
Corporate governance can neither prevent failure nor guarantee success. Regardless of sector, however, it has a vital role to play in facilitating the creation and delivery of long-term shareholder value. Read More
The BBA has responsed to the European Commission green paper on corporate governance in financial institutions We make the case for the Commission pursuing its objectives for corporate governance principally Read More
The BBA has responded to the FSA Consultation on Effective Corporate Governance (Significant Influence Controlled Functions and the Walker Review) It is worth recounting that the banking industry responded positively Read More
The BBA has today responded to the review conducted by Sir David Walker of corporate governance in UK banks and other financial institutions. In doing so, we have offered overall Read More
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