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Barclays Wealth – Moneybuilder October 2011 Edition – December 2011 Issue

Barclays Wealth – Moneybuilder October 2011 Edition – December 2011 Issue

Type: Structured deposit

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of the FTSE 100 index

Minimum-maximum investment: £5,340-£500,000, Isa £5,340

Term: Six years

Return: 5.75% growth for each year that the anniversary index level is at or above its initial value, with ability to receive returns missed in previous years where the anniversary index level has been lower than the initial value

Protection: Original capital returned in full at the end of the term regardless of the performance of the index

Closing date: October 7, 2011, October 23, 2011 for Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 3%




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