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Banking: Enterprise Finance Guarantee Scheme

Volume 710: debated on Monday 27 April 2009

Questions

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To ask Her Majesty's Government when they expect the recently announced loan scheme to begin. [HL2162]

The enterprise finance guarantee scheme was launched on 14 January 2009 and lending commenced immediately.

As of 25 March 2009, £173 million of eligible applications from 1,600 businesses have been granted, are being processed or assessed through 20 lenders.

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To ask Her Majesty's Government what are the latest figures for lending under the enterprise finance guarantee scheme. [HL2183]

As of 25 March 2009, £173 million of eligible applications from 1,600 businesses have been granted, are being processed or assessed through 20 lenders. In the past week alone, potential lending of almost £30 million has been registered by lenders.

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To ask Her Majesty's Government how much has been lent under the enterprise finance guarantee scheme to each lender since its inception. [HL2184]

As of 25 March 2009, £173 million of eligible applications from 1,600 businesses have been granted, are being processed or assessed. Twenty of the 26 approved lenders have commenced lending.

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To ask Her Majesty's Government how much has been lent in total under the enterprise finance guarantee scheme since its inception. [HL2185]

As of 25 March 2009, £173 million of eligible applications from 1,600 businesses have been granted, are being processed or assessed through 20 lenders. In the past week alone, potential lending of almost £30 million has been registered.