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“Yes. In the Eighties and Nineties, getting a mortgage endowment was the done thing to do but now that the problems are clear, everyone has had plenty of time to complain.”

Malcolm Morris, Premier Independent Investments UK

“No. It is not a particularly open and transparent way to behave. It is not the right thing to do.”

Antony Ransom, IFA

“Yes. The complaints that are coming in now are likely to be fuelled by adverse advertising in the local papers. It should not go on for ever. If you have missed the deadline, you have missed it.”

Trevor Martin, Martin Financial Services

“No. I do not think they will get away with imposing this time bar. I think that when the time comes that people find they have lost out and want to complain, Norwich Union will be challenged in court.”

Ian Entwistle, Bentley and Co Financial Advisers

“Yes. Individuals need time to consider their complaints but provided that they are given sufficient warning, they have to accept that there needs to be a time limit.”

Brian Murphy, London Centre

“No. I can&#39t see any reason for it. If it has been inappropriate advice, why should you put a time bar on it?” David Locke, Tamar IFAs

Yes. If it is going to be two years before the time bar, then there is plenty of time for people to file a complaint if they have got one.”

David Robb, Ashdale Investments

Yes 57%

No 43%

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