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Equitable execs receive copies of report before publication

Senior executives at Equitable Life have received copies of the report ahead of its publication. Financial secretary Ruth Kelly said the serving directors had been given extracts of Lord Penrose&#39s report early to assist the Treasury &#39 with its public functions.&#39

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