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Arc Capital & Income -Fixed Income Plan 15

Arc Capital & Income

Fixed Income Plan 15

Type: Capital-protected bond

Aim: Income and the return of capital linked the performance of the FTSE 100 index

Minimum-maximum investment: £3,600-£2m, Isa £7,200, £10,200 for the over 50s

Term: Five years and one month

Return: 0.5% income a month

Guarantee: Original capital returned in full at the end of the term provided the index does not fall by more than 50% by the final day of the term

Closing date: September 4, 2009, August 28, 2009 for Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 0845 890 8915


Sub-Saharan Africa Near-Term Outlook

By Paul Caruana-Galizia, Neptune Economist

Sub-Saharan Africa’s economic renaissance continues. After growing at an average rate of five per cent over the past decade, the IMF projects an acceleration to 5.5 per cent growth among Sub-Saharan economies in the next two years, as developed economies emerge from the crisis. We expect this growth to be sustainable for three broad reasons.


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