House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 30th January 2012

BALLS, Rt Hon Ed (Morley and Outwood)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payment of £1,000 from Associated Newspapers Ltd, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT, for article. Address of payer: A&N Media Finance Services, PO Box 6795, St George Street, Leicester LE1 1ZP. Hours: 1 hr. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 11 April 2011)

Received from the Economist, 25 St James’s St, London SW1A 1HG, travel and accommodation with a value of £2,486.23. This was for speaking at the Buttonwood Gathering in New York, USA, 25-27 October 2011. Hours spent on preparation and delivery of the speech: 16 hrs plus travel. (Registered 21 December 2011)

4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:

Name of donor: Bloomberg Tradebook Europe Limited

Address of donor: City Gate House, 39/45 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1PQ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Bloomberg terminal and pro licence at £15,000 each year (£7,000 July-December 2011)

Date of receipt: 6 June 2011

Date of acceptance: 6 June 2011

Donor status: company, registration number 03556095

(Registered 27 July 2011)

Prepared 8th February 2012