UKFI is a Companies Act Company (Company no: 6720891), with HM Treasury as its sole shareholder. The company’s activities are governed by its Board, which is accountable to the Chancellor of the Exchequer and – through the Chancellor – to Parliament.
Membership of the UKFI Board comprises a Chairman, a Chief Executive, Non-Executive Directors from the Private Sector and a Senior Government Official nominated by HM Treasury.
Intention to sell shares in Lloyds Banking Group plc through a trading plan
UKFI today announces that it intends to continue to sell Her Majesty’s Treasury’s (“HMT”) shareholding in Lloyds Banking Group plc (the “Company”) over the next twelve months through a pre-arranged trading plan that will be managed by Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc (“Morgan Stanley”).
Dividend payment received today
UKFI announces that HMT will today receive c.£130m in dividend payments, in respect of its shareholding in Lloyds Banking Group Plc. This takes total proceeds received from the Government’s investment in LBG to £16.888bn.