British Bankers' Association

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British Bankers' Association

British Bankers' Association

British Bankers' Association

British Bankers’ Association

British Bankers Association (UK)

WOOLHOUSE, Richard (born 1967), Chief Economist, British Bankers’ Association, since 2013

HANCOCK, Anthony Ilbert (1906 - 1955), Secretary, Committee of London Clearing Bankers; Secretary, Bankers’ Clearing House Ltd; Secretary, British Bankers’ Association, since 1951

BROWNE, Anthony Howe (born 1967), Chief Executive, British Bankers’ Association, since 2012

O’Brien, Leslie Kenneth (1908 - 1995), PC 1970; President, British Bankers’ Association, 1973–80

ATHERTON, James Bernard (born 1927), Secretary-General, British Bankers’ Association, 1982–85

SYKES, Ernest (1870 - 1958), late Secretary to Committee of London Clearing Bankers, of the British Bankers Association and of the Foreign Exchange Committee; Secretary of the Institute of Bankers, 1905–35

THORP, Jeremy Walter (born 1941), HM Diplomatic Service, retired; a Director, British Bankers’ Association, and Secretary, Joint Money Laundering Steering Group, 2002–06

FISHER, Edwin (1883 - 1947), Chairman of Barclays Bank, Limited, since 1936; President of British Bankers’ Association and Chairman of Committee of London Clearing Bankers, 1946–47; Director of Alliance Assurance Co. Ltd; Member of Council of Foreign Bondholders

ROBARTS, David John (1906 - 1989), Director of Robert Fleming & Co. Ltd, 1944–76; Director of other companies; Chairman, Committee of London Clearing Bankers and President, British Bankers’ Association, 1956–60 and 1968–70

SWIFT, Michael Charles (1921 - 1999), Member, Economic and Social Committee of the European Communities, 1983–86; Secretary-General, British Bankers’ Association, 1978–82

Norton, Richard Henry Brinsley (1892 - 1954), Captain (Special Reserve) Scots Guards; Manager European Merchant Banking Co. Ltd, bankers, 1922–31; entered film business with United Artists Co., 1931; now Director of British and Dominions Film Corporation Ltd; Director Pinewood Studios Ltd; Executive Director D & P Studios Ltd; Chairman British Film Production Association, 1939; Member of the Board of Trade Films Council, 1938–40

LEES, (William) Clare (1874 - 1951), JP Cheshire; Chairman Bleachers’ Association, Limited; Director Manchester Ship Canal Company, Lloyd’s Packing Warehouses, Limited; Deputy Chairman of Martin’s Bank, Ltd; Chairman Phœnix Assurance Company (Manchester Board); and Martin’s Bank, Ltd (Manchester District Board); Vice-President of Court of Arbitration, International Chamber of Commerce and of Federation of British Industries; President Manchester and District Bankers’ Institute, 1939–43; Treasurer, Manchester University

BLAND, Francis Lawrence (1873 - 1941), JP Isle of Ely, 1900–38, Suffolk from 1926; Chairman of the County Councils Association, 1941; Chairman of East Suffolk County Council since 1940; County Alderman East Suffolk; Chairman Mental Hospital Committee East and West Suffolk; Chairman Joint Valuation Committee E and W Suffolk; Treasurer East Suffolk and Ipswich Hospital; Director of Barclays Bank Limited and of British Linen Bank; Chairman of the Ipswich Board Alliance Assurance Co. Ltd; President of Institute of Bankers 1933–35

MACDONOGH, George Mark Watson (1865 - 1942), Knight of Grace, Order of St John of Jerusalem; Col Comdt Royal Engineers, 1924; an Imperial War Graves Commissioner; Member, Central Committee for Regulation of Prices, 1939–41; Member, Finnish Aid Bureau, 1940; a Member of Council and Vice-President, 1941–42, Zoological Society of London, 1934–38 and 1939–41; President, China Association, 1930–35; President, Federation of British Industries, 1933–34; Member, War Emergency Committee FBI; President, Anglo-Finnish Society; Vice-President, Finland Fund; President, Institute of Exports, 1938; Vice-President, Japan Society; Chairman, Hospital St John and St Elizabeth, NW8; Member, Royal Commission on Local Government, 1923–29; Member of Council, London Chamber of Commerce, 1936–41; Vice-President and Member, Executive Council, International Law Association; Member Council, Royal Institute of International Affairs, 1928–41; Fellow, Institute of Bankers; Barrister-at-law, Lincoln’s Inn, 1897; Member, London Committee, Hong-Kong and Shanghai Bank; Chairman, International Paint and Compositions Co.; Chairman, Watts Fincham (1932), Ltd; Chairman, Scammell Lorries, Ltd; Director, Venezuelan Oil Concessions, Ltd, Director, National Provident Institution


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A London-based organization that represents the views of all the banks recognized in the UK. Founded in 1919, it is regarded as the banks' trade association. It established model contracts for financial instruments and publishes daily market interest rates in major eurocurrencies. It collects and publishes London Inter Bank Offer Rate Quotes, which are the basis for many financial contracts expressed on BBA terms.

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