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Aberdeen Investment Trusts – American Monthly Income Isa

Thursday, 1st March 2001.

Type: Investment trust mini or maxi Isa.

Aim: Income and growth by investing in large-cap US companies.

Minimum investment: Lump sum £1,000, monthly £50.

Maximum investment: £7,000.

Catmarked: No.

Investment split: 100 per cent in large-cap US companies.

Types of share: Geared ordinary shares and zero-dividend preference shares.

Redemption date: Zero-dividend preference shares March 31, 2008.

Charges: Initial 3 per cent for lump sum investments, annual 0.5 per cent.

Commission: Initial up to 3 per cent.

Tel: 0500 000040.



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