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MALG Scotland meets regularly in Glasgow and draws members from the credit and debt collecting sectors, utility companies, government bodies and the advice sector.

The group is chaired by Yvonne Macdermid, Chief Executive of Money Advice Scotland, and Frank Johnstone, Partner at Brodies LLP. Other regular attendees include George Lochrie of Rutherglen & Cambuslang Money Advice Centre, Graeme Penton of PRA Group, and Antoinette Eaton of Lloyds Banking Group

Some of the topics that the group has addressed during the last twelve months include:

  • The General Data Protection Regulation
  • FCA regular updates
  • The Vulnerability Registration Service
  • “A creditors’ perspective on the debt management sector”
  • Money Advice Scotland Policy Update
  • The Standard Financial Statement

Presentation slides from the 21.11.18 meeting can be found here: David Hilferty of Money Advice Scotland on Money Advice Scotland’s Strategy 2018-23, Alan McIntosh of Inverclyde Council on using digital channels of communication for money advice.

For a list of some MALG Scotland members see the regional section of the members page and for details of upcoming regional members’ meetings, see our events calendar.

Interest in the group is greatly welcomed and we would be pleased to receive your contact details and keep you informed of events. Please email