The BaaS Association

The BaaS Association is the voice of the BaaS (Banking-as-a-Service) industry. The association promotes, supports, and advocates for BaaS sponsor banks which help serve millions of customers in a safe and compliant manner. The BaaS association represents over 80% of current BaaS sponsor banks operating across the United States.

The BaaS Association provides education, collaboration, and best-in-class practices that serve the unique needs of BaaS Sponsor banks. The BaaS Association also helps establish sound bank-fintech partnerships, including those who provide banking services for underbanked and underserved communities.

Our Purpose

Empowering BaaS Banks

The BaaS Association aims to serve the unique needs of BaaS Sponsor banks. BaaS is a specialized industry and one that is seeing a tremendous growth in part fueled by the rapid expansion in Fintech funding and new startups. The BaaS Association helps in the following ways:

Providing collaboration and information sharing opportunities for BaaS bankers and industry participants

Creating and promoting best practices and standards


Informing BaaS Association members of regulatory and compliance developments

Advocating for the responsible delivery of BaaS services and products with policymakers

Connecting federally insured financial institutions with partners to facilitate successful BaaS partnerships

BaaS Association News

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Latest news on The BaaS Association + insights on the BaaS Banking industry

Jan 30, 2023

Urban FT Joins The BaaS Association

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Jan 30, 2023