The voice of building societies

The Building Societies Association (BSA) is the voice for all 43 UK building societies as well as 6 credit unions. Together these organisations serve around 25 million customers across the UK

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How can the sector differentiate itself in a digital fu...

30 Nov 2020

We talk through the BSA's co-sponsorship of a future report from Whitecap Consulting looking at how the sector can differentiate itself as digital becomes a central part of financial services.

By Robert Thickett

Strong and simple - what's not to like?

26 Nov 2020

Jeremy Palmer explores the PRA's latest step towards proportionality

By Jeremy Palmer

European cooperative and mutual banks strong in advance...

26 Nov 2020

The European Association of Cooperative Banks (EACB) has published research by Professor Hans Groeneveld of Tilburg University that assesses the performance of cooperative banks across Europe relative...

By Andrew Gall

Building societies deliver robust lending performance

24 Nov 2020

Released today, figures from the BSA for Q3 2020 show that building societies took a market share of 28% of new mortgage approvals in the quarter.

By Katie Wise

Lenders commit to ongoing support for mortgage customer...

17 Nov 2020

Banks and building societies will extend the provision of mortgage payment deferrals of up to a maximum of six months until 31 July 2021

By Hilary McVitty

Guest blog: Open banking for good: How building societi...

16 Nov 2020

Originally published in BSA Society Matters Magazine by Simon Lyons, Head of Ecosystem Engagement, Open Banking Implementation Entity

By Katie Wise