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Birmingham Midshires – Guaranteed Five-Year Tracker Account (Issue 9)

Wednesday, 28 August 2002

Type: Guaranteed equity bond

Aim: Growth linked to the FTSE 100

Minimum-maximum investment: £1,000-£500,000

Term: Five years

Guarantee: Capital returned in full at end of term regardless of
movement in index

Return: 100% growth of FTSE 100

Closing date: October 31, 2002

Commission: None

Tel: 01902 302832

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