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Loans to private business 2015 to 2018: FOI release

Published: 16 May 2018

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
16 May 2018
Loans to private business 2015 to 2018: FOI release

FOI reference: FOI/18/01013
Date received: 9 February 2018
Date responded: 18 April 2018

Information requested

Details of any loans from the core SG to private business in 2015-16, 2016-17 or so far in 2017-18 where the business defaulted on the loan.

Response

Social Investment Fund

2016-17 - £116,200 written off due to company closing down.

Housing Infrastructure Loan Fund

2015-16 - £1,000,000 written off against a loan value.

2016-17 - Further £500,000 written off against a loan value.

Resource Efficient Scotland SME Loans

Thirty loans have been impaired as at 31 December 2017, with the impairment amount being £595,830.

District Heating Loans

Two loans have been impaired as at 31 December 2017, with the impairment amount being £251,333.

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Central Enquiry Unit
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Phone: 0300 244 4000

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