Universities minister announces sale of student loan book

“The government has begun its controversial sale of the student loan book, which it expects to recoup £12bn in the long run for the exchequer, while reassuring graduates that they will not have to pay more. The universities minister, Jo Johnson, said the move would have ‘no impact’ on student borrowers paying off loans, as terms and conditions would remain the same after the sale was completed …” (more)

[Sally Weale, Guardian, 6 February]

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