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Transparency 'could hurt public confidence levels'

The Charity Commission has warned that confidence in charities could fall as the public finds out more about them.

Andrew Hind, chief executive at the commission, said last week that his body's expected new duty to explain the sector to the general public, as outlined in the Charities Bill, could have a perverse outcome because knowledge of charities was so low.

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