Take a look at the consumer guide
Take a look at the 2015 / 16 BSA Yearbook.
Our new report on Lending into Retirement has been published. Take a look.
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mylostaccount.org.uk is a free online service that helps you trace lost savings and bring them safely back.

Take a look at this research published by Cass Business School.
1111-3-BSA-Website-slide-society-matters-spring-2016The Spring edition of Society Matters has been published.
  • Can I get a mortgage at my age?
  • Facts, Figures and Opinions
  • Lending Into Retirement
  • Mortgage advice
  • Help me find my lost savings
  • Research
  • Society Matters

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We organise educational and networking events for building societies.  Many of our events are open to other financial service providers.

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Cyber-Security an inevitable consequence of the interconnectedness of everything

Listening to Richard Horne, a Partner at PwC specialising in Cyber Security, speaking at the BSA Conference today, it is abundantly clear that cyber everything is proliferating. With the increase in ‘digital’ and just the sheer cyber interconnectedness of everything comes significant reward, but greater and different risks that must be faced by firms and consumers alike.

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Seven months after the BSA published its first interim report on the issues being faced by borrowers in their forties and fifties onwards, well over half of the UK’s building societies will now lend to borrowers up to or over the age of 80.

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Sector statistics

Mortgage lending and savings statistics for the building society sector are now available.

Monthly data for Q1 of 2016 can be downloaded. Please click here for more information.

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