Tuesday, 17th October 2000.
Type: Offshore unit-linked bond.
Aim: Growth by investing in Canada Life funds and externally managed funds.
Minimum investment: Annual £2,500, monthly £250.
Place of registration: Isle of Man.
Investment split: One or more of following funds: Canada Life funds – guaranteed money (sterling), guaranteed money (dollar), guaranteed money euro, gilt & fixed interest, income, growth. Externally managed funds – Edinburgh safety first, Edinburgh safety first protected, Edinburgh managed growth, Fidelity Japan sterling, Fidelity Japan dollar, Fidelity South East Asia, Fidelity managed international, Fidelity growth & income, Fidelity nordic, Fidelity Technology Europe, Fidelity Telecommunications Europe, Fidelity euro opportunities, Fidelity Special Situations, Greig Middleton sterling, Mercury global bond sterling, Mercury global bond dollar. Mercury global bond euro, Mercury UK, Mercury European sterling, Mercury European dollar, Mercury North America sterling, Mercury North America dollar, Mercury global sterling, Mercury global dollar, Mercury UK blue chip, Mercury enterprise Japan, Mercury enterprise European, Mercury enterprise America, Mercury gold & general sterling, Mercury gold & general dollar, Mercury Pacific basin dollar, Mercury Pacific basin sterling, Mercury international portfolio, Mercury UK, Mercury UK smaller companies, Mercury global giants, Mercury emerging markets, Perpetual high income, Perpetual international growth, Scottish Value Management UK growth, Scotish Value Management European growth, TEP value,Wise Speke stockbroker managed.
Charges: Initial 1.25 per cent, 1.375-1.5 per cent on externally managed funds.
Commission: Initial up to 7 per cent.
Options: Free switching between the funds, monthly withdrawals on investments above £1,000.
Tel: 0800 3285096.