Richard Ferrand, the output of the Council of ministers, may 31, 2017. — CHAMUSSY/SIPA
The prosecutor’s office in Brest has decided. Richard Ferrand will not be pursued by justice. He was accused to have the benefit of a mounting real-estate advantageous to his companion, while he was a director of Mutual of Britain.
On the 1st of June, the justice decided to open a preliminary inquiry, in particular after the revelations of the Canard Enchaîné. According to the satirical newspaper, the Mutual of Britain, that Richard Ferrand was the director-general, had decided in 2011 to hire a local to a real estate company belonging to his girlfriend. This operation would have allowed him to develop ” without purse stoop of a real estate portfolio with a net present value of 500,000 euros “, according to the weekly.