Sinn Fein calls for mortgage compensation date

Sinn Féin wants victims of the tracker mortgage scandal to be given a date for their compensation.

The party will table a motion later calling for a strict deadline for redress.

In December, the Central Bank disclosed that “at least” 8,200 homeowners were denied a tracker mortgage by their lender.

But Central Bank Governor Philip Lane claims the number affected could be as high as 15-thousand.

Sinn Fein’s Finance Spokesperson is Donegal TD Pearse Doherty: