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Ruling in the Hammersmith and Fulham money market gambling case

Title
Ruling in the Hammersmith and Fulham money market gambling case
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
3 Nov 1989
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:03:04
Description
Oni Bhattacharya reports on the High Court ruling that Hammersmith and Fulham Council acted illegally by gambling on the money markets with ratepayers money. Includes Cliff Nicholson of the Audit Commission, which brought the action, on the wider implications of the ruling for all local authorities; Irene Dorner of the British Bankers Association on a possible appeal by the banks. For Brian Widlake show.
Contributors
Cliff Nicholson; Oni Bhattacharya; Irene Dorner
Keywords
Local authorities; Legal decisions; Banks; Share dealing; Audit Commission; High courts; Hammersmith and Fulham Council

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