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Derbyshire Building Society – Derbyshire Dual Bond

Tuesday, 17 September, 2002

Type: Combined high interest account and Norwich Union portfolio bond


Minimum-maximum investment: £3,000-£150,000

Interest rates: 7% gross a year

Term: One year

Offer period: Until further notice

Withdrawal penalties: No withdrawals permitted during term


Aim: Income or growth

Minimum investment: Lump sum £7,000

Fund links: Norwich Union with-profit, with-profit income, guaranteed, sustainable future managed

Allocation rates: 100.25 &#45 101%

Charges: Annual up to 1.5%

Switches: Four free a year, thereafter £25

Commission: None

Tel: 08456 004005


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