What expenditure his Department incurred in acquiring its holdings in Royal Bank of Scotland plc, HBOS plc and Lloyds TSB plc; and what the monetary value of those holdings was on the most recent...
What discussions he has had with the Financial Services Authority on its decision to lift the ban on short selling in the financial markets; and if he will make a statement.
What recent assessment he has made of the effectiveness of steps taken by his Department to recapitalise the banking industry in the last six months.
What assessment he has made of the effect on the economy of EU regional development aid drawn down in the last 12 months; and if he will make a statement.
If he will take steps to ensure that his Department's fiscal policy prevents women from being disproportionately affected by the recession.
What discussions on the global economic situation he had with Chinese Ministers during the recent visit of Premier Wen Jiabao to the UK.
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of internal risk rating as a basis on which to operate international banking supervision.