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Cru Investment Management – Africa Invest Capital Protected Plan

Cru Investment Management

Africa Invest Capital Protected Plan

Type: Capital-protected bond

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of the Cru Africa Invest fund

Minimum-maximum investment: £4,000-no maximum, Isa £7,000, £7,200 from April 6, 2008

Term: Seven years

Return: 100% of the growth in the Cru Africa Invest fund
Guarantee: Original capital returned in full regardless of the performance of the underlying investment

Closing date: April 18, 2008, April 4, 2008 for Pep/Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 4%


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