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Bristol & West to market guaranteed bond via IFAs

Bristol & West is offering a range of capital guaranteed bonds for distribution through IFAs for the start of the new tax year.

The global income and growth guaranteed equity bond is a two-part investment that allows investors to place up to half their capital in a seven-year fixed-rate bond paying interest of 5.25 per cent gross.

The remaining capital aims to return 70 per cent of the average growth across four international stockmarket indices – the FTSE 100, Nikkei 225, SMI and S&P 100 – over seven years.

Commission is 2 per cent. Investors are guaranteed the return of the initial investment.

Sales manager Andy Jones says: “Getting a good income from your investment while ensuring the return of your initial capital is a tricky balancing act these days. The global income and growth guaranteed equity bond is one of a handful of products that provide a realistic level of income and use a deposit structure to guarantee the return of investors&#39 capital in full.”

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