New Clause 18 - Mutual societies

Part of Financial Services (Banking Reform) Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 4:30 pm ar 16 Ebrill 2013.

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Photo of Greg Clark Greg Clark The Financial Secretary to the Treasury 4:30, 16 Ebrill 2013

I think the hon. Gentleman is being a bit churlish. The secretary-general of Co-operatives UK has said that the Bill would make it easier and cheaper to establish co-operatives. That surely is a reliable indication that it would help.