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star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property hansard heading Thomas Cook: Insolvency 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 assessment they have made of the actions of financial and other advisers to Thomas Cook Group in seeking the payment of fees before the Group collapsed; what plans they have, if any, to launch an investigation into such actions; and whether such an investigation will examine whether these actions constituted an act of fraudulent preference to the disadvantage of UK taxpayers. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL45 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 2019-10-28more like thismore than 2019-10-28
star this property answer text <p>The Business Secretary has written to the Insolvency Service to ask them to prioritize and fast-track their investigation into the circumstances surrounding Thomas Cook going into liquidation.</p><p> </p><p>Under the Insolvency Act 1986, the Official Receiver as liquidator may seek to overturn a range of transactions made prior to the liquidation, for example where preference payments have been made to a creditor/s or where a transaction is to the detriment of creditors.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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less than 2019-10-28T12:45:47.437Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-28T12:45:47.437Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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1149755
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property hansard heading British Business Bank 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 proportion of loans made by the British Business Bank and sourced from peer-to-peer platforms have defaulted. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL48 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 2019-10-28more like thismore than 2019-10-28
star this property answer text <p>Since 2014, the British Business Bank has invested over £2.18bn via peer-to-peer platforms, benefitting over 19,617 SMEs (as at March 2019).</p><p>The default rate in the British Business Bank’s peer-to-peer platform investments is commercially sensitive information.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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less than 2019-10-28T12:47:11.723Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-28T12:47:11.723Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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1171817
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2020-01-20more like thismore than 2020-01-20
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy 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, further to the Written Answer by Lord Duncan of Springbank on 28 October 2019 (HL48), whether the decision to classify the default rate of loans made by the British Business Bank via peer-to-peer platforms as commercially sensitive information was to protect (1) the British Business Bank, or (2) the identify of borrowers; and if it was to protect the identity of borrowers, whether they will publish the aggregate value of (a) defaulted, and (b) provisional, loans through peer-to-peer platforms for each of the last three financial years. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL579 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 2020-01-28more like thismore than 2020-01-28
star this property answer text <p>Data provided to the British Business Bank (BBB) by its delivery partners to meet portfolio monitoring and reporting requirements remains commercially sensitive to the delivery partners and as such is governed by confidentiality agreements. An individual delivery partner may choose to publish data on the overall performance of their loan book, which may include but will not be limited to BBB backed investments. A list of BBB’s delivery partners can be found on their website.</p><p> </p><p>The BBB’s Annual Report and Accounts (“Enabling Small Businesses to Grow and Prosper”) includes information on the BBB’s overall performance and is available on the website</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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less than 2020-01-28T15:47:32.57Zmore like thismore than 2020-01-28T15:47:32.57Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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1148317
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-03more like thisremove minimum value filter
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Department for Transport more like this
star this property answering dept id 27 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Monarch Airlines: Insolvency 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 their current estimate for the cost of repatriating customers of Monarch Airlines to the UK assumes a contribution from (1) the owners, and (2) any associate, of Greybull Capital; and when ministers or officials last contacted Greybull Capital about its willingness to make a contribution to that cost. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL18037 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 2019-10-08more like thismore than 2019-10-08
star this property answer text <p>Greybull Capital is not itself a shareholder in Monarch Airlines but it does perform an advisory and management role for the principal shareholder, Petrol Jersey Limited. There is no formal legal mechanism we can use to oblige Greybull to contribute towards the cost of repatriating passengers.</p><p> </p><p>However, Marc Meyohas, partner at Greybull, wrote to the Transport Select Committee acknowledging a moral obligation (if they make a profit) to contribute and help to defray the costs incurred by the Government in repatriating Monarch customers.</p><p> </p><p>The extent of any profit or loss from Greybull Capital and Petrol Jersey Limited’s investment in Monarch Airlines will depend on the outcome of the administration process, which is not due to conclude until October 2020. Until then, we will not be able to confirm the final total that the Department has recouped.</p><p> </p><p>Discussions with Greybull in relation to recovering the costs of the repatriation operation have been in writing. Ministers last wrote to Greybull on this matter on 5 December 2018.</p><p> </p>
star this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-10-08T11:27:26.357Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-08T11:27:26.357Z
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star this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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1149754
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Department for Transport more like this
star this property answering dept id 27 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Monarch Airlines: Insolvency 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 how many matters are outstanding in calculating the cost to taxpayers of repatriating Monarch Airlines passengers to the United Kingdom; whether independent accountants have been appointed and given access to papers in order to assist in calculating that cost; and what enquiries have been made to Greybull and its associates in the last year about the collapse of that airline. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL47 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 2019-10-28more like thismore than 2019-10-28
star this property answer text <p>The calculation of the final cost to the taxpayer of repatriating Monarch Airlines passengers will depend on the outcome of the administration process, which is not due to conclude until October 2020. As such, the Department for Transport has not appointed independent accountants nor given them access to associated paper work at this time.</p><p> </p><p>Discussions with Greybull in relation to recovering the costs of the repatriation operation have been in writing. Ministers last wrote to Greybull on this matter on 5 December 2018.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-10-28T11:37:18.217Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-28T11:37:18.217Z
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star this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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1149753
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
star this property hansard heading Collateral (UK) 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 interim permission granted to Regal Pawnbroker Limited, subsequently renamed Collateral (UK) in the Financial Conduct Authority’s register, would have lapsed automatically on 31 March 2016 if an application had not been passed for Part 4A Permission under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL46 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 2019-10-22more like thismore than 2019-10-22
star this property answer text <p>The FCA is responsible for the regulation of the financial services sector and is operationally independent from Government. These questions relate to the FCA and have been passed on to them. The FCA will reply directly to Lord Myners by letter, and a copy of the letter will be placed in the Library of the House.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed The Earl of Courtown more like this
star this property grouped question UIN HL120 more like this
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less than 2019-10-22T14:41:22.09Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-22T14:41:22.09Z
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star this property label Biography information for The Earl of Courtown more like this
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1149828
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-15more like thismore than 2019-10-15
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
star this property hansard heading Collateral (UK) 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 when the FCA processed the FSMA full Part A application made by Collateral (UK) Limited on 23 March 2016, for which Collateral paid a fee of £1,500, whether it checked the information already contained in its Interim Permission file 656714; and whether it checked details on Collateral at Companies House and the date of Collateral's incorporation in respect of the date of grant of Interim Permission. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL120 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 2019-10-22more like thismore than 2019-10-22
star this property answer text <p>The FCA is responsible for the regulation of the financial services sector and is operationally independent from Government. These questions relate to the FCA and have been passed on to them. The FCA will reply directly to Lord Myners by letter, and a copy of the letter will be placed in the Library of the House.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed The Earl of Courtown more like this
star this property grouped question UIN HL46 more like this
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less than 2019-10-22T14:41:22.123Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-22T14:41:22.123Z
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star this property label Biography information for The Earl of Courtown more like this
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1152016
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star this property date less than 2019-10-23more like thismore than 2019-10-23
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
star this property hansard heading FundingSecure: Insolvency 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 establish an independent inquiry into the failure of peer-to-peer lender Fund Secure; and on which date they first became aware that the firm was experiencing difficulty. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL360 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 2019-10-31more like thismore than 2019-10-31
star this property answer text <p>The Government does not intend to establish an inquiry into the failure of the peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform Funding Secure, which entered into administration on 23 October. The Government monitors the P2P lending sector on an ongoing basis and engages regularly with P2P platforms and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), who are responsible for the regulation of the sector.</p><p> </p><p>The FCA is operationally independent from Government. The second part of the question as it relates to the FCA has been passed on to the FCA. The FCA will reply directly to Lord Myners by letter and a copy of the letter will be placed in the Library of the House.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed The Earl of Courtown more like this
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less than 2019-10-31T13:43:02.067Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-31T13:43:02.067Z
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1156326
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star this property date less than 2019-10-24more like thismore than 2019-10-24
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
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star this property hansard heading Financial Services 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 will (1) establish an independent review into the Financial Conduct Authority's supervision of Woodford Investment Management and Link Financial Solutions, and (2) review the protections in place for investors in open-ended funds in circumstances similar to those managed by Woodford. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL410 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-11-04more like thismore than 2019-11-04
star this property answer text <p>The government takes the suspension and winding up of the Woodford Equity Income Fund (WEIF) very seriously and is monitoring the response. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is continuing its investigation into the activities that led to the suspension of the WEIF. At this stage, the government has not seen evidence that would justify establishing an independent review into the FCA’s supervision of the fund.</p><p> </p><p>As part of its investigation, the FCA is considering what FCA rule changes may be necessary to protect investors and to prevent similar issues in future. The FCA is also working with the Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee to assess how funds’ redemption terms might be better aligned with the liquidity of their assets. Once the FCA publishes its findings, we will be able to assess whether there is any further role for the government.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed The Earl of Courtown more like this
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less than 2019-11-04T13:59:30.95Zmore like thismore than 2019-11-04T13:59:30.95Z
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1156587
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star this property date less than 2019-10-28more like thismore than 2019-10-28
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
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star this property hansard heading Coinage 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 how many 50p coins to commemorate Brexit on 31 October have been minted. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
star this property uin HL467 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 2019-11-05more like thismore than 2019-11-05
star this property answer text <p>Approximately 1 million coins were minted in October to mark the UK’s exit from the European Union. Coins bearing this date will now be recycled and the value from the materials will be recouped by the Exchequer.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed The Earl of Courtown more like this
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less than 2019-11-05T14:29:32.95Zmore like thismore than 2019-11-05T14:29:32.95Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Myners remove filter