Decision details

Treasury Management - Stewardship Report 2016/17

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider a report on the review of Treasury Management performance for 2016/17 and for outturn for the first six months of 2017/18, including the economic factors affecting performance, the Prudential Indicators and compliance with the limits set within the Treasury Management Strategy.


39.1     The Cabinet considered a report by the Chief Operating Officer

39.2     It was RESOLVED to note the Treasury Management performance in 2016/17 incorporating the mid year review for the first half of 2017/18


39.3     This report fulfils the requirement to submit an annual/half yearly report in the form prescribed in the Treasury Management Code of Practice. Short term lending throughout the period covered achieved returns between 0.46% and 0.76%. The key principles of security, liquidity and yield are still relevant in the current financial climate, the authority will be looking at future options to improve return within an acceptable level of risk. Exposure to future risk continues to be minimised through proactive and constant review of the treasury management policy.  The emphasis must continue to be able to pre-empt/react quickly if market conditions worsen.


Report author: Ola Owolabi

Publication date: 01/04/2021

Date of decision: 12/12/2017

Decided at meeting: 12/12/2017 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/12/2017

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