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Accountant in Bankruptcy (AIB) statistics 2020: FOI release

Published: 1 Mar 2021

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

Published:
1 Mar 2021
Accountant in Bankruptcy (AIB) statistics 2020: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100132042
Date received: 30 Dec 2020
Date responded: 28 Jan 2021
Information requested

A. The number of Trust Deed Form 1s registered with the Accountant in Bankruptcy from 1 January 2020 - 31 December 2020, and which company (IP/Practice) registered the forms.

B. The number of Trust Deed Form 1s registered with the Accountant in Bankruptcy as protected from 1 January 2020 - 31 December 2020, and which company (IP/Practice) was responsible for registering same.

C. The average debtor contribution payments per month, in a Trust Deed and in a Debt Arrangement Scheme case from 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2020.

D. The average debt level in a Trust Deed and in a DAS case from 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2020.

E. The number of DPPs under DAS approved in from 1 January 2020 - 31 December 2020, and which company (CMA/Public Sector Advisor) is acting.

F. The average timescales between loading a draft case on to the AIB management system (DASH/EDEN) until approval of DPP broken down per the top 10 providers detailed in the above question.

Response

I attach a copy of all of the information you requested, detailed below. Please note that figures covering the period between 01 April 2020 and 31 December 2020 for the number of protected trust deeds and Debt Arrangement Scheme cases remain provisional until final validation in Summer 2021.

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