Oral Answers to Questions — Anglo-French Financial Agreement.

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons on 6th February 1940.

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Photo of Mr Ernest Bennett Mr Ernest Bennett , Cardiff Central

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether the Anglo-French Financial Agreement involves a definite obligation on the part of the British and French Governments to maintain the existing official rate of exchange between the pound and the franc, or merely an endeavour by the two Governments to maintain the present rate as far as practicable?