[287 Powers of interim receiver]
[287 Powers of interim receiver]

(1)     [An interim receiver appointed under section 286] is the receiver and (subject to section 370 (special manager)) the manager of the [debtor's property] and is under a duty to act as such.

(2)     The function of [an interim] receiver while acting as receiver or manager of the [debtor's property] under this section is to protect [the property]; and for this purpose—

(a)     he has the same powers as if he were a receiver or manager appointed by the High Court, and