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Should the full findings of Lord Penrose&#39s inquiry into Equitable Life be published?

“Yes. We need to know exactly what went on so if other companies end up in the same boat, we will be forewarned.”

Glen Taylor,Poringland Insurance Consultants

“I certainly think it should be. It ought to be in the public domain for everyone&#39s benefit.”

John Westlake,Westlake Investment & Financial Planning Services “Yes. What also should be published are the minutes of the board meetings where they decided to do what they did.”

Alan Goggin,Alan Goggin Financial Management

“Yes. If they&#39re going to have a full inquiry at our expense, we might as well know the outcome of it in terms of establishing guidelines for the future of the with-profits industry.”

Paul Leach,Paul Leach & Co

“Yes, of course they, should, It is an absolute outrage, it is an open company and there is no reason why the findings should not be made public.”

Anthony Fitt,Financial Matters

“Yes, but in the hope the report publicly identifies management failings, rather than because it may show what the FSA&#39s role was.”

David Cooke,DJ Cooke (Life & Pensions)

“Yes, because I think that everyone should be able to read what went on and have a greater understanding of the situation.”

Derek Williams,Direct Financial Services

“Yes, absolutely, because without all of the details of what has gone on we cannot give advice on Equitable.”

John Hooper,John D Hooper & Co

yes 100%

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