Independent review of FSA's report into failure of RBS

Inquiry status: Oral evidence concluded, report published

On 23 May 2011 two specialist advisers, Sir David Walker and Bill Knight were appointed by the Committee to assist with the Committee’s work on the failure of RBS and the FSA’s conduct with respect to it. This inquiry reviews their scrutiny of the FSA's Report into the failure of RBS.


Select Committee Inquiries

Select Committees carry out inquiries on areas ranging from the work of government departments to economic affairs. The results of these inquiries are public and many require a response from the Government.

Stages of an inquiry

Most, but not all, Select Committee inquiries are conducted as follows:

  • Written evidence called for
  • Oral evidence sessions held
  • Report published
  • Response published

Not all inquiries result in a Report