Search Commons Library

Search Commons Library, Lords Library and POST

Sorted by relevance. Sort by date

  • House of Commons Library

    Debate Pack

    Opposition Day Debate: Universal Credit and Working Tax Credits

    On Wednesday 15 September there will be an Opposition Day Debate on the motion 'That this House calls on the Government to cancel its planned cut to Universal Credit and Working Tax Credit which from the end of September 2021 will reduce support for many hardworking families by £1,040 a year.'

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    The collapse of Blackmore Bond plc

    This briefing discusses the collapse of mini-bond issuer Blackmore Bond plc and the calls for regulatory reform as a result.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    Bankers’ pay

    How concerns about banking executives' pay have been addressed, in particular since the 2007/08 global financial crisis.

  • House of Commons Library

    Page

    Search ejournal articles

    Search full-text articles from over 4,000 titles including Political Insight, Foreign Policy and the British Medical Journal.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    Brexit and financial services

    What does Brexit mean for financial services? This briefing reviews progress and possibilities – from the 2018 Political Declaration to preparations for Brexit with no deal.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    Fintech: a guide to financial technology

    An overview of what 'fintech' is, the opportunities and challenges it presents, and how the Government has responded to it.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    Coronavirus: Impact on household savings and debt

    This briefing paper provides official statistics on household savings and debt since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, and discusses the groups which are more likely than average to have experienced an increase in household debt. It also compares the impact of coronavirus with the 2008/09 financial crisis.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    London Capital & Finance

    An overview of the consequences of the collapse London Capital & Finance Plc (LC&F) for those who invested in the firm's 'mini-bonds'.There is a separate Library briefing on the Compensation (London Capital & Finance plc and Fraud Compensation Fund) Bill 2021-22.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    The Bank of England and Financial Services Bill [HL]

    This paper provides background and commentary on the Bank of England and Financial Services Bill which has its Second Reading in the House of Commons on 1 February 2016.

  • House of Commons Library

    Insight

    Buy Now Pay Later: An “urgent need” to regulate

    The Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) sector is soon to be regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). What are the next steps for legislation?

  • House of Commons Library

    Debate Pack

    Effect of the covid-19 outbreak on retirement communities

    On 1 July 2021 at 3:15pm there will be a Westminster Hall Debate on the covid-19 pandemic experience of retirement communities. This debate will be led by Jim Shannon MP.

Total results (page 1 of 11)