Treasury Committee: Press Notice

COMMITTEE ANNOUNCES EVIDENCE SESSIONS FOR INQUIRY INTO INHERITED ESTATE

On 26 February, the Treasury Committee announced an inquiry into the Inherited Estate held by life assurance companies’ with-profits endowment funds. Written evidence has been invited, and should be submitted by 12 noon on Monday 14 April 2008 (see 26 February press notice for terms of reference). As part of this inquiry the following  evidence sessions have been arranged.

Tuesday 22 April:

At 9.45 am: Mr Peter Vicary-Smith, Chief Executive, and Dominic Lindley, Principal Policy Advisor, Which?

At 10.15 am: Clare Spottiswoode CBE, Policyholder Advocate for Norwich Union

At 11.00 am: Mr Hector Sants, Chief Executive and Sarah Wilson, Director and Insurance Sector Leader, The Financial Services Authority

Wednesday 30 April:

At 2.30 pm:

  • Mr Mark Hodges, Chief  Executive, Norwich Union
  • Mr Nick Prettejohn, Chief Executive, Prudential Plc

Those wishing to attend the meeting should check the venue by contacting the House of Commons Public Information Office on 020 7219 4272 on the day before the hearing.