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Government has to be honest on the EU economy, says Lord McFall

Speaking in the House of Lords, Lord McFall has called for more honesty from the Government over the economic and financial situation in Europe. Lord McFall, the former Chairman of the House of Commons Treasury Committee, said in his speech …

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Lord McFall questions Bank of England on lending to businesses

Lord McFall has questioned Mervyn King, the Governor of the Bank of England, and Paul Tucker, Deputy Governor for Financial Stability, on the new financial regulation system and whether it will help manufacturing and small businesses to get the finance …

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More transparency needed in the wake of Southern Cross, says Lord McFall

More transparency is needed over companies carrying out public contracts following the “sorry example of Southern Cross,” Lord McFall has said. Speaking in the House of Lords Chamber, Lord McFall called for the Freedom of Information Act to be extended …

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Lord McFall questions Sir John Vickers on the ethics of banking

Lord McFall has questions Sir John Vickers on the Government’s proposals for financial reform, raising the need for improved corporate governance and risk management, and the need to focus on culture and ethics in the banking sector. Speaking in the …

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Government must take a new “radical approach” for investment in growth and jobs, says Lord McFall

The Government must take a “radical” new approach on growth and jobs and establish a National Infrastructure Bank, in the light of the zero growth we have seen since the Government came to power, Lord McFall has said. Questioning the …

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Lord McFall calls for a Code of Conduct for the banking industry

Speaking in the House of Lords Chamber, Lord McFall has called for change in the banking industry to make it fairer and more resilient, including splitting retail banking away from riskier activities, and establishing a new code of conduct for …

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The Government must not forget social stability, says Lord McFall in his Finance Bill speech

Lord McFall’s speech in the House of Lords on the Government’s Finance Bill, 18th July 2011. See the original here. My Lords, I was privileged to be a member of the Finance Bill sub-committee under the excellent chairmanship of the …

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BBC programme on the Treasury Committee (clips)

This third-party video is hosted by YouTube, a part of Google. It is subject to the Google privacy policy. Please note that any videos of proceedings in Parliament are subject to Parliamentary Copyright. CLIPS from Mark D’Arcy’s programme for BBC …

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BBC programme on the Treasury Committee (full)

This third-party video is hosted by YouTube, a part of Google. It is subject to the Google privacy policy. Please note that any videos of proceedings in Parliament are subject to Parliamentary Copyright. Mark D’Arcy’s programme for BBC Parliament about …

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John McFall speaks to local business leaders at Clydebank College

This third-party video is hosted by YouTube, a part of Google. It is subject to the Google privacy policy. Please note that any videos of proceedings in Parliament are subject to Parliamentary Copyright. Rt Hon MP John McFall delivered one …

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