Hodge: Compensation scheme has 'let down' people

Chair of the Public Accounts Committee Margaret Hodge said the Equitable Life compensation scheme has "let down a lot of people".

Ms Hodge said there was over 200,000 people who could miss out on compensation as a result of system failures.


Govt 'failing Equitable victims'

More than 200,000 victims of the collapse of Equitable Life may miss out on compensation payments because of failings in a Treasury scheme, MPs have warned.