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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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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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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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John McFall calls for G20 to put employment at top of agenda

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. John McFall calls for the Prime Minister …

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John McFall says banks must treat Scottish businesses fairly

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. John McFall asks Jim Murphy, the Secretary …

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John McFall warns banks must increase lending

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. John McFall asks the Chancellor to consider …

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John McFall questions the Prime Minister on bank lending

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John McFall welcomes fiscal stimulus measures in Pre-Budget Report

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John McFall calls for banks to play fair

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. John McFall urges the Chancellor, Alistair Darling, …

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