§ Lord Sefton of Garston
asked Her Majesty's Government:
What amounts were paid in underwriting fees for all privatizations prior to the present BP issue.1281WA
§ The Secretary of State for Trade and Industry (Lord Young of Graffham)
The cost to the Exchequer of primary and sub-underwriting in the UK of each government share sale from 1980 to September this year is about £175 million.