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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date remove maximum value filtermore like thismore than 2018-02-07
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Carillion more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Young of Cookham on 1 February (HL5031), whether they will now answer the question asked, namely who were the Crown Representatives named for Carillion; what was their period of service; and what was their previous relevant experience. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL5492 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-02-26more like thismore than 2018-02-26
star this property answer text <p>​Julie Scattergood was the Crown Representative for Carillion from April 2014 to August 2017.</p><p>We do not publish officials’ CVs. However, we believe she had the necessary qualifications for the appointment.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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less than 2018-02-26T12:16:54.817Zmore like thismore than 2018-02-26T12:16:54.817Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham remove filter
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Myners remove filter
825305
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-01-17more like thismore than 2018-01-17
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Carillion more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government by whose authority the Crown Representative was removed from Carillion in August 2017; and what assessment they have made of whether there were negative consequences in terms of insight or influence as a result of not having a designated Crown Representative. more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL4838 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-01-29more like thismore than 2018-01-29
star this property answer text <p>This Government recognises the importance of managing relationships with Strategic Suppliers and their performance on a cross-Government basis, and has developed a range of strategies to do this, including the use of Crown Representatives.</p><p>The role of Crown Representative for Carillion was vacant for three months between August and November 2017 following the retirement of the previous post holder. During this period, the Crown representative responsibilities were covered by the Government’s Chief Commercial officer and the Cabinet Office Director of Markets and Suppliers.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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less than 2018-01-29T17:27:50.417Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-29T17:27:50.417Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham remove filter
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3869
star this property label Biography information for Lord Myners remove filter
824015
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-01-16more like thismore than 2018-01-16
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Carillion: Insolvency more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their definition of the term “public sector contracts” which they are using in connection with employees of Carillion; and whether that definition includes (1) Private Finance Initiative contracts, (2) other types of public-private partnerships, and (3) work for non-departmental public bodies. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL4760 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-01-29more like thismore than 2018-01-29
star this property answer text <p>The relevant Carillion contracts are those drawn up under the Public Contracts regulations 2015. These are set out in the Regulations to ensure consistency of understanding and interpretation and be found at: <a href="http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2015/102/contents/made" target="_blank">http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2015/102/contents/made</a></p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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less than 2018-01-29T17:26:15.813Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-29T17:26:15.813Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham remove filter
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star this property file name Public procurement contracts regulations 2015 .pdf more like this
unstar this property title Public procurement contracts regulations 2015 more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Myners remove filter
677395
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-01-23more like thismore than 2017-01-23
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Macquarie Group more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether any former employees of Macquarie are acting as special advisers, or in an advisory capacity, in (1) Downing Street, (2) the Cabinet Office, or (3) the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL4861 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-01-31more like thismore than 2017-01-31
star this property answer text <p>The information requested is not held centrally and could only be obtained at disproportionate cost.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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less than 2017-01-31T15:53:53.597Zmore like thismore than 2017-01-31T15:53:53.597Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham remove filter
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3869
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605509
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-18more like thismore than 2016-10-18
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Economic Situation: Forecasts more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they (1) have confidence in the economic forecasting capability of HM Treasury, (2) have evaluated the performance of HM Treasury forecasters, and (3) have considered the case for outsourcing some or all of HM Treasury's forecasting functions to another organisation. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL2429 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-10-25more like thismore than 2016-10-25
star this property answer text <p>The independent Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) is responsible for producing forecasts for the UK economy and public finances. It publishes regular Forecast Evaluation Reports (FERs) in which it compares its forecasts to subsequent outturns and explains any forecast errors.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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less than 2016-10-25T16:17:53.687Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-25T16:17:53.687Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham remove filter
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3869
star this property label Biography information for Lord Myners remove filter
592909
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-03more like thismore than 2016-10-03
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Monetary Policy more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will review the impact of quantitative easing on investment and on savings to determine whether it is of greater benefit to one or the other. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL2035 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-10-17more like thismore than 2016-10-17
star this property answer text <p>The independent Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is responsible for setting monetary policy to deliver its primary objective of maintaining price stability. As the MPC remit makes clear, ensuring price stability is an essential pre-requisite for economic prosperity. The MPC is accountable to both Parliament and the public, through regular reports and evidence given to the Treasury Committee. The Bank of England has previously produced analysis of the distributional effects of asset purchases on different groups in society. At the August Inflation Report hearing on 7 September the Bank committed to updating this analysis.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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less than 2016-10-17T14:27:01.8Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-17T14:27:01.8Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham remove filter
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3869
star this property label Biography information for Lord Myners remove filter
713697
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-03-23more like thismore than 2017-03-23
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Former Ministers more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the Advisory Committee on Business Appointments has ever advised a former minister not to accept an appointment. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL6294 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-04-03more like thismore than 2017-04-03
star this property answer text <p>The independent Advisory Committee on Business Appointments provides its advice direct to the former Minister in question.</p><p>The Committee’s final advice is published online when an appointment has been taken up and/or publicly announced. Until this point, the process is confidential between the Committee and the former Minister in question, to allow for free and frank discussion.</p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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less than 2017-04-03T16:15:09.333Zmore like thismore than 2017-04-03T16:15:09.333Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham remove filter
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3869
star this property label Biography information for Lord Myners remove filter
592910
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-03more like thismore than 2016-10-03
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Financial Services: Marketing more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to restrict the advertising and promotion of primary option trading and investment to retail investors in the UK by firms based in Cyprus and Malta. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL2036 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-10-17more like thismore than 2016-10-17
star this property answer text <p>The government takes this issue very seriously.</p><p> </p><p>The government will introduce measures to strengthen investor protection when it transposes the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II).</p><p> </p><p>This will include powers for the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to prohibit or restrict the marketing, distribution or sale of financial instruments, including relevant binary options where there are significant investor protection concerns.</p><p> </p><p>These powers will apply from 3 January 2018.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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less than 2016-10-17T12:36:00.057Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-17T12:36:00.057Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-11-01more like thismore than 2016-11-01
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Financial Markets more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government what directions they have issued to the Financial Conduct Authority's members on the European Securities and Markets Authority concerning representations they should make on the location of central clearing houses and the protocols for offsetting collateral, and how this work is being co-ordinated with the UK’s overall negotiating strategy with the EU. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL2906 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-11-08more like thismore than 2016-11-08
star this property answer text <p>The ability to clear financial instruments denominated in different currencies in the same UK clearing house (CCP) brings considerable efficiency savings to customers. UK CCPs are supervised to the highest global standards by the Bank of England and the Government will continue to ensure the UK’s financial industry remains a world leader.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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less than 2016-11-08T15:56:03.54Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-08T15:56:03.54Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-27more like thismore than 2016-10-27
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Private Equity more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend to review the tax benefits extended to private equity partners by the application of a special rate to carried interest income. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL2796 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-11-10more like thismore than 2016-11-10
star this property answer text <p>The Government has taken decisive steps to ensure that asset managers pay their fair share of tax. In Summer Budget 2015, the Government closed loopholes to ensure that asset managers pay the right amount of Capital Gains Tax on their carried interest.</p><p> </p><p>Legislation in the Finance Act 2016 ensures that this carried interest remains subject to a Capital Gains Tax rate of 28% for higher and additional rate tax payers, despite the cut in the main rate of Capital Gains Tax to 20%.</p><p> </p><p>In addition, legislation in the Finance Act 2016 ensures that asset managers engaged in short-term trading activity are subject to income tax on the carried interest they receive, rather than Capital Gains Tax.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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less than 2016-11-10T12:24:20.72Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-10T12:24:20.72Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham remove filter
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Myners remove filter