§ Mr. Douglas
asked the Financial Secretary to the Treasury what was the amount of profit on Bank of England notes available for the Treasury under Section 6 of the Currency and Bank Notes Act, 1928, in each of the last three financial years?
§ Mr. Assheton
The net profits of the note issue paid over to the Treasury in the last three years were as follow:
Year ended £ s. d. 31st March, 1941 8,892,648 4 6 31st March, 1942 7,637,031 6 3 31st March, 1943 9,070,697 14 7