The Voice of the Retail Banking Industry

The Consumer Bankers Association (CBA) is the only member-driven trade association focused exclusively on retail banking. Whether buying a home, financing an education or launching a small business, since 1919, our members have partnered with consumers to help them achieve the American dream.


CBA’s Mission

The Consumer Bankers Association partners with the nation's leading retail banks to promote sound policy, prepare the next generation of diverse bankers to lead the industry, and finance the dreams of consumers and small businesses.

The Consumer Bankers
Association will:

Participate with our members via our committees, the backbone of our organization
Communicate broadly the vital services banks provide American consumers
Advocate on behalf of our members and their customers with regulatory agencies and federal legislators; serve as the industry’s definitive resource for CFPB engagement, analysis and insight
Educate the next generation of diverse retail banking leaders

Our Leadership

CBA's Board of Directors consists of senior retail banking executives at the nation’s leading financial institutions.

Our Membership

We represent our nation’s largest financial institutions. CBA stands apart from other bank trade associations by focusing solely on retail banking.

Our Sponsors

Our associate members include premier suppliers and providers of goods and services to the retail banking industry.