House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 9 November 2020

Wiggin, Bill (North Herefordshire)

Wiggin, Bill (North Herefordshire)

1. Employment and earnings

Non-executive director of Allpay Limited; payment collection. Address: Fortis et Fides, Whitestone Business park, Whitestone, Hereford HR1 3SE. From 16 October 2020 until further notice, I will receive an annual fee of £6,000, paid in monthly instalments. Expected time commitment of six meetings a year; 5.5 hours per meeting. (Registered 09 September 2013; updated 27 June 2014, 10 September 2015, 05 October 2016 and 22 October 2020)

From 21 November 2015, managing director of Emerging Asset Management Ltd, 3rd Floor, Williams House, Hamilton HM11, Bermuda. From 1 September 2016, director of two fund platforms in the Caymans, and two in Bermuda.
From 1 January 2019 my remuneration as Managing Director and Board director is £49,140 a year (£4,095 monthly). Hours: expected to be 8 hrs a week for these two directorships and for my managing director role. (Registered 28 November 2015; updated 26 January 2017, 13 November 2017, 08 February 2018, 07 January 2019 and 26 February 2019)

On 4 February 2020 I received director’s fees of £22,832.05 for being a director of four platforms from January to December 2020. (Registered 24 February 2020)

On 27 February 2020 I received a bonus of £3,346 in respect of July to December 2019. Hours: no extra hours. (Registered 12 March 2020)

On 28 July 2020 I received a performance bonus of £4,341.70. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 29 July 2020)

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

Name of donor: George Sideras
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value of donation in kind: £5,000 to North Herefordshire Conservative Association Fighting Fund
Donor status: individual
(Registered 18 December 2019)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Qatar
Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley St, London W1K 1NB
Estimate of the probable value: air travel, food and accommodation to a total value of £685 per night; £2,740 in total
Destination of visit: Qatar
Dates of visit: 16-19 February 2020
Purpose of visit: British-Qatar APPG visit to meet Ministers and officials, discuss Gulf Co-operation Council crisis, workers’ rights, bilateral relations and regional issues.
(Registered 12 March 2020)

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year

Agricultural land in Herefordshire, near to my home: (i). (Registered 04 July 2013)

From 15 August 2017, ad hoc income from lodgers at my London home, paid to my wife: (i) and (ii). (Registered 11 September 2017)

8. Miscellaneous

From 6 April 2018 to 5 December 2019, Chair (unpaid) of the Pasture-Fed Livestock Association, a Community Interest Company which encourages and promotes the use of pasture instead of grain feeds for livestock. (Registered 17 April 2018; updated 13 December 2019)

Since 2006, President of the Association of Professional Shooting Instructors. (Registered 01 November 2018)


Prepared 10th November 2020