News, Views & Insight From The BDA


Bribery Ruling In Scotland

UK authorities have disposed of the first corporate offence of 'failing to prevent bribery' four years after the offence became available, with Brand-Rex Limited self-reporting contravention of the Bribery Act 2010 and agreeing to pay £212,800 in civil recovery.

ONS Ruling Won't Impact HA's Independence It Is Claimed

24DashCom in an article report that the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has rejected claims that their decision on housing association debt could impact their independence.

Officials issued a rare clarification making clear that its investigation into accounting would not impact on the status of housing associations.

PM Says HA's Must Find Efficiency Savings

At the first new labour leaders PMQs David Cameron has warned housing associations they “must improve their performance” and find efficiency savings, branding them “part of the public sector”.


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