The global voice for the African banking industry

African Banking and Finance Summit 
Regulatory Reforms, Stability & Growth

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UBA Realigns To Improve Operational Efficiency
In pursuit of its Project Alpha plans, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has more



ABA Initiatives

SNV and TIB Development Bank sign agreement
SNV and TIB Bank signed a formal agreement in an event that took more

Strategic Alliance Building


ABA promotes intra-Africa partnerships and build and strengthen global alliances with sister organisations and key industry more

Policy Advocacy & Impact


ABA engages policymakers and puts the concerns and challenges of the African banking industry on regional and international more

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Good Corporate Citizenship


ABA pioneers corporate governance initiatives, and supports its members to become good corporate citizens in local communities. more

Up Coming Event

African Banking & Finance Summit '14

Theme: Reforms, Financial Stability and Growth 

Date: November 14, 2014 

Venue: Hilton Hotel, New York City, USA

Why Attend: Come interact with peers from leading financial institutions across Africa and the world. Meet Africa's most influential CEOs, senior business executives, investors, industry experts, bankers, academia, regulators, analysts, policymakers, and key stakeholders interested in Africa's banking and financial markets.


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Stakeholder Engagement 


As the global voice for the African banking industry, ABA is committed to constantly keep stakeholders informed about the latest trends in the more

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The African Bankers Association (ABA), also known as the African Banking Industry Association (ABIA), is the only Pan-African professional association of public and private/investor-owned banks and allied financial institutions operating in Africa. ABA provides leadership for the African banking industry and speaks as the global voice for the industry by strengthening intra-Africa partnerships and building global alliances. However, as a corporate membership-driven association, the Mission of the Association is “To provide value to members through a forum for sharing ideas, engaging the industry and its stakeholders, facilitating business opportunities and promoting the highest standards and best practices in the banking industry across the continent.” more