£100m Oracle bill contributed to Birmingham City Council bankruptcy

BCC is in 'financial chaos,' says councillor

Tom Allen
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£100m Oracle bill contributed to Birmingham City Council bankruptcy

An Oracle IT project originally set to cost £20 million played a part in Birmingham City Council's bankruptcy, announced last week.

Birmingham City Council (BCC), the largest local authority in Europe, declared a Section 114 Notice last week after the cost of an Oracle IT project ballooned from a planned £20 million to £100 mil...

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