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Birmingham Midshires unveil Guaranteed Bond


Birmingham Midshires


Aim: To achieve a guaranteed return and capital growth linked to the FTSE 100 stockmarket index.

Minimum-maximum investment: £2,500 – £500,000.

Term: Until December 31, 2003.

Return: 100 per cent of the growth in the FTSE 100 index over the term, subject to a maximum of 100 per cent of the initial investment.

Guarantee: 100 per cent of initial investment.

Closing date: December 31, 1998.

Special offer: Bonuses for early investments – 0.5 per cent during October 1998, 0.25 per cent during November 1998.

Commission: None.

Tel: 0800 056 2299.


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