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Seizing the moment: Party conference events

28 October 2021

The BSA visited both Labour and Conservative Party conferences and took part in the CBI’s fringe events as a sponsor.

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The journey to net zero

28 October 2021

Ahead of COP26, we look at the journey towards net zero, and the focus of our members on our homes which are responsible for a signifcant proportion of carbon emmissions. 

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2021 Budget and Comprehensive Spending Review

28 October 2021

In the Chancellor’s Autumn Budget given on 27 October, there were a number of interesting, well trailed announcements, including the prediction of a stronger and quicker recovery from Covid than had originally been anticipated and a revised forecast that unemployment will peak at 5.2%. A number of the specific announcements were pertinent to our sector - on housing, on greening businesses, on savings and on tax.

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Guest blog: Creating the right offering for Gen-C

27 October 2021

Guest blog by Sara Parker, Chief Product Officer at Mutual Vision 

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Purpose in and after a pandemic

25 October 2021

First published in Society Matters magazine, by Mark Chambers, Associate Director, Institute of Business Ethics (IBE)

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Guest blog: Driving net-zero targets with 'green' mortgages

21 October 2021

Guest blog by Stewart Little, CEO of IRT Surveys and Colin Fyfe, CEO of Hinckley & Rugby Building Society

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Guest blog: Servicing for customers in a digital world

18 October 2021

Guest blog by Patricia Moore, Client Executive Lead at DXC, Financial Services

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Purpose-washers beware! Stating a purpose and being purposeful, are not the same thing

13 October 2021

First published in Society Matters magazine, by Claire Southeard, Head of Marketing Communications, Lansons

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Plain Numbers announce partnership with BSA

11 October 2021

Guest blog from Plain Numbers, established to help regulated firms to support their customers who struggle with numbers.

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Putting sustainability centre stage

06 October 2021

Originally published in Society Matters magazine, by Stacey Stothard, Head of Corporate Communications & Sustainability, Skipton Building Society

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