HC Deb 21 March 1985 vol 75 c599W
49. Mr. Gareth Wardell

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer when the report of the Bank of England committee into the lesson of Johnson Matthey Bankers collapse will be published.

Mr. Ian Stewart

The review is in progress. My right hon. Friend will report to the House when it is completed.

58. Mr. Wareing

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will give an up-to-date estimate of the loss to the Exchequer from the Bank of England's rescue of Johnson Matthey Bankers.

Mr. Ian Stewart

Any costs of the operaton will be met by the banking department of the Bank of England. There is no direct cost to the Exchequer.