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Banking: Royal Bank of Scotland

House of Lords written question – answered on 12th May 2011.

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Photo of Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay Liberal Democrat

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the superinjunction granted to Sir Fred Goodwin, and referred to by Mr John Hemming MP on 10 March (Official Report, Commons col. 1069), relates to events during his term as chief executive of the Royal Bank of Scotland; and, if so, whether they can be considered by the Financial Services Authority in its review covering corporate governance at the Royal Bank of Scotland which is due to be published shortly.

Photo of Lord Sassoon Lord Sassoon The Commercial Secretary to the Treasury

Her Majesty's Government are not aware of any details related to any superinjunction granted to Sir Fred Goodwin, including whether any such superinjunction relates to events during his term as chief executive of the Royal Bank of Scotland.

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