§ Sir F. WISE
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the amount received from stamp duties on foreign loans for the year ending 31st March, 1924, and the year ending 31st March, 1914?
§ Mr. SNOWDEN
The approximate receipt of stamp duty from foreign marketable securities to bearer was £940,000 in the year 1913–14 (at the rate of 20s. per cent.). The corresponding figure for the year 1923–24 (at the rate of 40s. per cent.) is £1,150,000.