HC Deb 06 November 1978 vol 957 c58W
Mr. Lawson

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will update the table of foreign currency debt outstanding contained in page one of the Financial Secretary's letter to the hon. Member for Blaby of 11th February 1977.

Mr. Robert Sheldon

The information requested is shown in the following table. All non-dollar currencies have been converted to dollars at end-October exchange rates. The figures for borrowing in the first column of the table are gross and do not include repayments since 1st March 1974.

(a) over the past year and (b) over the past month, in terms of the currencies comprising the Common Market snake.

Mr. Robert Sheldon

The information is shown in the table below:

the aggregate domestic demand for money, the aggregate domestic supply of money, the difference between these two aggregates, and the percentage increase in each of these two aggregates.

Mr. Denzil Davies

I shall let the hon. Member have a reply as soon as possible.