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A question of compensation

Two articles recently caught my eye – Nick Bamford in the April 3 issue and Keith Popplewell in April 10.

I have settled a handful of so-called pension misselling claims, two of which are really sticking in my throat – £2,400 for an ex Rolls Royce employeee and £35,000 for an ex BTR (now Invensys) employee.

It is reported that the pensions funds of Rolls Royce have a shortfall of more than £1bn and Invensys a “large shortfall”.

As Nick Bamford suggests and Keith Popplewell may be thinking about, what if these funds wind up in the years to come? Can I have my compensation back please?

We are not the only people asking this question so why won&#39t the Government or regulator agree with that?

John Doe

Chester

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