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Banking abbr

UK nonprofit financial organization British Bankers' Association: a not-for-profit trading association for the financial services and banking industry. The Association was established in 1919 and has 295 members as well as numerous associate members. It aims to address a variety of industry issues, including the development and revision of the voluntary Banking Code, which aims to set standards of best practice.

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  • Hung-Gay Fung


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    Best Practice

    The British Bankers’ Association has been heavily involved in many of the UK’s landmark discussions on the financial crisis. This article explains the BBA’s perspective on how the crisis came about, the response of the markets, how the financial regulation of the future might look, and sounds a warning that, for all its benefits, globalization comes at a price
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Definitions of ’BBA’ and meaning of ’BBA’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’BBA’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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